Media Art

The St. Michael’s College School Media Arts programme offers students an enhanced curriculum that compliments and enhances the ministry objective within an exploratory Mac lab environment.    

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ASM3M Grade 11 Media Arts

Course Description:
The Grade 11 Media Arts course is a rigorous academic course that uses Photography and Film making as a means to critically explore concepts of communication in mass and social media, advertising, and current political and social affairs.
 

Students will be required to use creativity and insight to produce a series of photographic and video projects that reflect a solid understanding of technical concepts and their creative application. They will also apply critical thinking skills to write assignments that reflect an understanding of the work of contemporary media artists and filmmakers. A desire to, work hard, come up with creative solutions, and collaborate creatively with peers are essential for student success in this course.

ASM4M Grade 12 Media Arts

Course Description
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The Grade 12 Media Arts course is a rigorous academic course that uses Photography and to further the exploration of concepts of communication in mass and social media, as examined in the Grade 11 course. Students will delve deeper with greater independence into concepts relating to advertising and current political and social affairs.

Having acquired solid technical skills in Photography and in Grade 11 Media Arts, students will be required to use creativity and insight to produce a series of photographic and video projects that reflect a more comprehensive understanding of technical concepts and their creative application. Students will apply critical thinking skills to write assignments that reflect a nuanced understanding of the work of contemporary media artists and filmmakers. A desire to, work hard, think critically and creatively, and collaborate creatively with peers are essential for student success in this course.

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