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Communication Technology

OCTE Poster Communication Technologypexels-ovan-57690.jpgCommunication technology affects all aspects of our lives in a fundamental way. Having an understanding of communications technology is an important part of being both technologically and media literate.

Communications technology courses are project-based and will provide students with opportunities to acquire the knowledge and skills required to design, use, and manage electronic, live, recorded, and graphic communications systems, specifically in the areas of TV, video, and movie production; radio and audio production; print and graphic communications; photography; digital imaging; broadcast journalism; and interactive new media and animation.

These courses will help students understand the effects of communications technology on the environment and society. Students will also examine standards and regulations governing communications technology, health and safety issues, careers in the field, and the importance of lifelong learning, and will learn about the Essential Skills and work habits that are important for success in careers in the field. 

     

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College and University Programs that may be of interest

College Diploma Programs
Please view https://www.ontariocolleges.ca for more college courses in this field.

Animation

Audio

Graphic Design

Film

Illustration

Algonquin
Animation

Centennial
3D Animation

Conestoga
Animation

Fanshawe
3D Animation and Character Design

Centennial
Live Sound Engineering

Harris
Audio Production

Metal Works
Audio Production and Engineering

OIART
Audio

George Brown
Graphic Design

Humber
Graphic Design

Humber
Advertising and Graphic Design
 

Durham
Video Production

George Brown
Video Design and Production

Humber
Film and Television Production
 

Algonquin
Illustration and Concept Art

Seneca
Illustration

 

University or College Degree Programs
Please view https://www.ontariouniversitiesinfo.ca/programs for more university courses in this field.

Animation

Film

Graphic Design

Illustration

Sheridan
Animation

Sheridan
Interaction Design 2D and 3D

Humber College
Film and Media Production

Ryerson
Image Arts: Film Studies

OCAD
Graphic Design

York
Design

OCAD
Illustration

Sheridan
Illustration

List of Careers that this pathway can lead to

Audio Technician

Animator (2D and 3D)

Graphic Designer

Illustrator

New Media Designer

Print Publishing 

Web Designer

Many jobs in film such as:
  • Boom mic operator
  • Cinematographer 
  • Director
  • Gaffer
  • Grip
  • Producer
  • Sound Engineer
  • Video Editor

Continuum of Influence

Continuum of Influence - Communication Technology

Lesson Plans

Safety Lessons

Curriculum Lessons

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TGJ1O Communications Technology Graphic design, creating a personalized sticker

TGJ2O Communications Technology Animation

TGJ3M Creating a podcast

TGJ4M Communications Technology Creating stock video