Digital Design

Explore Adobe CC and learn Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, Adobe Animate, InDesign and many more to create and publish print and web graphics, animations, 2D games, sprites, 3D models, and more. Enjoy hands on production with screen printing, vinyl graphics, image transfer and poster printing. Year one earns 3 college credits (YCCC) for Photoshop and year two 3 more credits for Illustrator. (Bring sketch books and portfolio to interview when you apply).

In year one students will begin with Adobe Photoshop course (MUL110) earning 3 credits that are affiliated with York County Community College. This is a College level course that aligns with “Photoshop Classroom in a Book 2019”; to introduce major concepts of Photoshop such as image editing, masking, layers, filters, layer adjustments, and effects, resolution and large format printing, 3D graphics, video editing and motion graphics. Finish the year with animating sprites, 2D game making, and a portfolio website. Hands on production with screen printing , vinyl graphics, image transfer and poster printing will enhance and expand your portfolio.

Year two students begin with a course in Adobe Illustrator (MUL122, 3 credits); to learn vector graphics, logo development, vector illustration, and techniques in vector art production. Develop customer service skills through hands on production for non-profit organizations who employ our talents. Explore 3D modeling with Sculptris or Blender, create animations using Adobe Animate, build 2D games with GameMaker and Unity. Students who apply to this program should be proficient in critical thinking skills, computer software navigation, independent learner, able to take criticism, problem solver, be passionate, employ good communication skills both verbally and written. Opportunities to compete at the State SkillsUSA; events such as: Advertising Design, Tee Shirt Design, and Photography.