# CTE Resource Center - Administrative Planning Guide - Imaging Technology (8455/36 weeks)

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Imaging Technology (8455/36 weeks)

Course Description

Course Code:8455
Work-based Learning:Available
Duration:36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:9–12
Prerequisites:Communication Systems (8415/36 weeks)

Students in Imaging Technology apply the principles of design in the creation of images. Students explore the development of imaging as a communication medium and its evolution into the digital realm. Image-editing software allows students to enhance images and develop a portfolio. Investigation focuses on career exploration and the application of photographic and imaging technology across various industries.

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Arts, Audio/Video Technology and Communications
    • Audio and Video Technology and Film
    • Journalism and Broadcasting
    • Visual Arts

Available Credentials

Concentration Sequences

A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.

Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.