2515570 - Digital Technology Introduction and Career Opportunity - Tech - North

NorthApprenticeshipAmundsenDigital Technology Introduction and Career OpportunityThis program will engage teens in a hands on introduction to career opportunities, skills requirements, and process fundamentals for key emerging and maturing digital technologies. We will explore tools, strategies, processes for web design and app design, using hands on project based learning. We will use industry leading free application development resources available for download to examine the how to processes involved in developing web, desktop, tablet and phone applications. We will take field trips to design houses in the Chicago area and invite local speakers who have notoriety in the digital design marketplace. We will not attempt to teach coding, but rather delve into the how, and why of application design. Kids who see themselves as designers, musicians, filmmakers, animators, etc., will be able to engage their creative inclinations to project career possibilities using digital technologies. We will explore the marketplace opportunities and move the learners to view their own potential - through project creation - for entering the digital market arena.Spring 2016Not StartedTechInformation TechnologyWeb Application DevelopmentLearn the history and fundamentals of web design and earn up to $325 in the process!CampusIndependentAlva Nelms [703-568-0539]anelms@alva-art.comAmundsen High SchoolCPS School(773)534-23205110NDAMENAvenueChicagoIL606255110 N. DAMEN Chicago IL 606255110 N. DAMEN Chicago IL 60625Lincoln Square2515570