Teacher: Matt Tofft
Location: Room 28
Phone: 916-645-6360 x228
      
 

Teacher: Debbie TofftLocation: Room 75Phone: 916-645-6360 x280Email: dctofft@wpusd.org

   
     

Industry Sector: Arts, Media and Entertainment

Career Pathway: Design, Visual, and Media Arts

Visual/Commercial Art (111C)

Media Arts (111D)

Graphic Design (111A)

Program Description

The Media Arts program at Lincoln High School includes all facets of graphic design, photography, journalism and video production. The award winning photography program at LHS includes two levels and students publicly display work twice a year in addition to participation in competitions. Journalism produces a print newspaper along with a website; the publication is called ZebraTales. The video production classes produce broadcast style productions as well as film style productions for local organizations. All classes utilize industry standard software and equipment.

 

Program Sequence

Sub Pathway: Visual/Commercial Art (111C)

Introduction (1)

Concentrator (2)

Capstone (3)

Media Communication

Introduction to Media Arts (7219)

Photography

Intermediate Visual/ Commercial Art (7217)

Advanced Photography AND Journalism

Advanced Visual/ Commerical Art (7218)

Sub Pathway: Media Arts (111D)

Introduction (1)

Concentrator (2)

Capstone (3)

Media Communication

Introduction to Media Arts (7219)

Video Production

Intermediate Media Arts (7220)

Advanced Video Production

Advanced Media Arts (7221)

 

Sub Pathway: Graphic Design (111A)

Concentrator (2)

Capstone (3)

Graphic Art and Animation

Intermediate Graphic Design (7211)

Advanced Graphic Art and Animation

Advanced Graphic Design (7212)

Courses

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY – 651020 Graduation Credit: Fine Art & Computer Technology Pathway: Media Arts Prerequisite: Media Communication recommended

* A-G college approved for the CSU/UC systems ”f” requirement

 

ADVANCED DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY – 651022 Graduation Credit: Fine Art & Computer Technology Pathway: Media Arts Prerequisite: Digital Photography

* A-G college approved for the CSU/UC systems “f” requirement

 

VIDEO PRODUCTION – 705042 Graduation Credit: Fine Art & Computer Technology Pathway: Media Arts Prerequisite: None, recommend Media Communications

* A-G college approved for the CSU/UC systems “f” requirement

 

ADVANCED VIDEO PRODUCTION - 455589 Graduation Credit: Fine Art & Computer Technology Pathway: Media Arts Prerequisite: Video Production

 

GRAPHIC ART & ANIMATION - 704097 Graduation Credit: Fine Art & Computer Technology Pathway: Media Arts Prerequisite: None, recommend Media Communications

* A-G college approved for the CSU/UC systems “f” requirement

 

MEDIA COMMUNICATION - 651019 Graduation Credit: Computer Technology Pathway: Media Arts Prerequisite: None

 

COMPUTER JOURNALISM - 151576 Graduation Credit: Fine Art & Computer Technology Pathway: Media Arts Prerequisite: Media Communication or Teacher approval. Recommended: Good technology skill set, writing, photography or design experience In Journalism

* A-G college approved for the CSU/UC systems “f” requirement

Program Certifications

Basic Photography Certification (Precision Exams)

Commercial Photography Certification (Precision Exams)

Internship at local newspaper

 

Program Accomplishments

Photography Competition - 2018 Skills USA Region 4: 2nd place, 3rd place, 4th place

Photography Competition - 2017 Skills USA Region 4: 1st place, 3rd place, 4th place

Photography Competition - 2018 Skills USA CA State: 4th place