# CTE Resource Center - Administrative Planning Guide - Advertising Design I (8570/36 weeks, 140 hours)

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Advertising Design I (8570/36 weeks, 140 hours)

Course Description

Course Code:8570
Work-based Learning:Available
Duration:36 weeks, 140 hours
Suggested Grade Levels:10–11

Students explore the skills and principles involved in the development and function of advertising and the production process. In their course of study, students apply aesthetic theories and technical skills to graphic design objectives. Elements covered include principles of design and illustration, typography, photography, computer graphics, and pre-press theory.

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Arts, Audio/Video Technology and Communications
    • 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.