# CTE Resource Center - Administrative Planning Guide - Video and Media Technology (8497/36 weeks)

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Video and Media Technology (8497/36 weeks)

Course Description

Course Code:8497
Work-based Learning:Available
Duration:36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:10–12
Prerequisites:Communication Systems (8415/36 weeks) or Communication Systems (8418/18 weeks) or Digital Visualization (8459/36 weeks)

This course offers students a hands-on opportunity to study all aspects of video and media production. Students will conceptualize, plan, and contribute through all production phases: preproduction, production, and postproduction. In addition, students will practice various methods of gathering and recording information and creating novel content to create a variety of video and media productions while operating studio editing software and video and audio equipment.

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

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