This modular survey course will cover an introduction to digital media development, applied digital communication and computer programming. Students will have the opportunity to explore computer literacy, graphic design, animation, web page design, digital image manipulation, object oriented programming and an introduction to video editing & production techniques. PhotoShop, Illustrator, Flash, iLife (iMovie, iPhoto and GarageBand), and RealBasic will be some of the software incorporated into the course as well as an introduction to networking will be included. This strand will provide students with a good foundation in a variety of technology skills. As well, this course meets many of the skill components of the Grad Transitions requirements.