COURSE Description

Course Title:Media Arts
Course Code:ASM4M
Grade: 11
Course Type: University/College Preparation
Credit Value: 1.0
Prerequisite: Media Arts, Grade 11, University/College Preparation
Curriculum Policy Document: The Arts, The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 11 to 12, 2010
Department: Arts
Course Developer: Kydan Educational Services
Development Date: 2017-2018


Course Description: This course emphasizes the refinement of media arts skills through the creation of a thematic body of work by applying traditional and emerging technologies, tools, and techniques such as multimedia, computer animation, installation art, and performance art. Students will develop works that express their views on contemporary issues and will create portfolios suitable for use in either career or postsecondary education applications. Students will critically analyse the role of media artists in shaping audience perceptions of identity, culture, and community values.