Class hours: 9:40am – 2:05pm
What is CTE?
- An opportunity to choose and try a career path, jumpstarting your skills ahead of others.
- Applied, hands on and practical learning.
- State of the art Labs and Facilities with Industry level resources. (Adobe, Autodesk, Unity, HTC Vive, 3D Printer)
- Industry recognized skills, credentials and connections with the “real world” (Web Certification)
- Internships and Paid work Experiences / Job Shadows (Ben and Jerry’s, Dealer.com 12 former students currently work there)
- Job Training / Hours / CWEs
- Embedded and Integrated Credits (Science, English, Fine Arts)
- College / Dual Enrollment Credits (18+ Credits – VTC English, Web Dev, Drawing 1 & 2, Python, Digital Manipulation)
The Computer Animation and Web Design program is designed for students interested in acquiring new media skills and entering the fast paced and rapidly changing areas of Animation, Game Design, and Web Development.
As a supporting role to our core focuses, we also cover Graphic Design, Video Production and Traditional Art as it applies to our industries.
- Computer Animation (Both 3D and 2D)
- Web Design
- Game Development
- Graphic Design
- App Development
- Video and Audio Production
- And much much more
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CAWD has a good track record of proving our skillsets. Over the years we have had 3 Golds, 2 Silvers and many bronzes in competitions like Web Design, Game Design, 3D Animation, Pin Design and more.
Facts about creative careers in Vermont over the next 10 years:
- Jobs in design (web design, game design, etc) have increased 45% in the last 10 years.
- Median Salary of:
- Creative Directors – $90,000.00
- Web Developers – $81,820
- Game Designers, and Animators – $62,000.00
- Film and video editors – $66,715.00
- Graphic Designers – $39,860
Adobe illustrator Activity
For our quick activity, we will be jumping into Adobe Illustrator, which is a Vector Graphic Program we use to compile graphics, text, images, shapes and so much more. Adobe is a very strong program package and better yet, It’s Only $30 a month. Free trials are out there too. Download and try when you get home.
Today we are going to go over the basics of the basics:
I want to thank you all for visiting us. Please feel free to contact us for any further questions. Lmoore@ewsd.org or Mcronin@ewsd.org. Keep updated with us at CAWDVT.org where you can see what we do on a daily basis and see our student’s works.