Nevada Department of EducationNevada Department of Education

    Arts, A/V Technology, and Communications


    Overview

    This Career Cluster® is focused on designing, producing, exhibiting, performing, writing, and publishing multimedia content including visual and performing arts and design, journalism, and entertainment services.

      The Employability Skills for Career Readiness Standards must be an integrated component of all CTE course sequences.

      Fashion, Textiles, and Design (valid beginning 2023-24 school year)

      The Fashion, Textiles, and Design program provides students with an introduction to the fundamentals of fashion, design, and construction. Areas of study include individual image, psychological and social aspects of clothing, wardrobe planning, consumer decision-making, pattern and textile selection, construction techniques, handling and care techniques, the use and care of sewing equipment, clothing repair, and fashion-related occupations.

      Fashion, Textiles, and Design (SY 2022-23 was the last year offered as a 3-year program

      The Fashion, Textiles, and Design program provides students with an introduction to the fundamentals of fashion, design, and construction. Areas of study include individual image, psychological and social aspects of clothing, wardrobe planning, consumer decision-making, pattern and textile selection, construction techniques, handling and care techniques, the use and care of sewing equipment, clothing repair, and fashion-related occupations.

      Students who started the program of study in or prior to the 2022-23 school year will complete program sequence as stated in the 2022-23 CTE Course Catalog. The Level 3 course for students who started the program of study in or prior to the 2022-23 school year will be offered through the 2024-25 school year.

      Graphic Design (valid beginning 2023-24 school year)

      The Graphic Design program provides students with an introduction to the principles of creating graphic works. Areas of study include elements and principles of design, production aspects, legal and ethical issues, and portfolio development.

      Graphic Design (SY2022-23 was the last year offered as a 3-year program)

      The Graphic Design program provides students with an introduction of the principles of creating graphic works. Areas of study include elements and principles of design, production aspects, legal and ethical issues, and portfolio development.

      Students who started the program of study in or prior to the 2022-23 school year will complete program sequence as stated in the 2022-23 CTE Course Catalog. The Level 3 course for students who started the program of study in or prior to the 2022-23 school year will be offered through the 2024-25 school year.

      Multimedia Communications

      This program introduces students to various media technologies used in business of digital communications. Areas of study include elements and principles of design, media platforms, legal and ethical issues in project development, production tools and techniques, marketing concepts and social media, professional communications, and content creation. Practices incorporate an appreciation of alternative and culturally diverse perspectives essential in business communication.

      The Program Standards and Curriculum Frameworks were updated to include Content Standard 1.0 Integrate Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSOs).

      Photography (SY 2022-23 was the last year offered)

      The Photography program provides students with the principles of commercial photography. Areas of study include camera and lens operation, lighting, image capture and digital image editing and processing. Students learn the history of photography, legal and ethical issues related to the industry, and develop a portfolio.

      Students who started the program of study in or prior to the 2022-23 school year will complete program sequence as stated in the 2022-23 CTE Course Catalog. The Level 3 course for students who started the program of study in or prior to the 2022-23 school year will be offered through the 2024-25 school year.

      Radio Production (valid beginning 2023-24 school year)

      The Radio Production program provides students with the concepts and skills needed for radio broadcast production. Students learn on-air production techniques, news writing, sound gathering, and production operations through the platform of an internet radio station. Marketing and station promotion are also learned.

      Radio Production (SY2022-23 was the last year offered as a 3-year program )

      The Radio Production program provides students with the concepts and skills needed for radio broadcast production. Students learn on-air production techniques, news writing, sound gathering, and production operations through the platform of an internet radio station. Marketing, advertising, and station promotion are also covered in this program.

      Students who started the program of study in or prior to the 2022-23 school year will complete program sequence as stated in the 2022-23 CTE Course Catalog. The Level 3 course for students who started the program of study in or prior to the 2022-23 school year will be offered through the 2024-25 school year.

      Theatre Technology (valid beginning 2023-24 school year)

      The Theatre Technology program instructs students in the craft and technical skills of theatrical production. Instruction includes theatre safety, lighting, sound, set construction, scenic elements, and stage management.

      Theatre Technology (SY2022-23 was the last year offered as a 3-year program )

      The Theatre Technology program instructs students in the craft and technical skills of theatrical production. Instruction includes theatre safety, lighting, scenic design and construction, and stage management.

      Students who started the program of study in or prior to the 2022-23 school year will complete program sequence as stated in the 2022-23 CTE Course Catalog. The Level 3 course for students who started the program of study in or prior to the 2022-23 school year will be offered through the 2024-25 school year.

      Video Production (valid beginning 2023-24 school year)

      The Video Production program provides students instruction in the various video production processes and techniques. Areas of study include camera operation, on-air  program production, creative works, and video editing. Students will produce original video and live broadcast productions. Emphasis is placed on writing, pre-/post-production , editing techniques, and studio and engineering procedures.

      Video Production (SY2022-23 was the last year offered as a 3-year program )

      The Video Production program provides students instruction in the various video production processes and techniques. Areas of study include camera operation, On-Air program production, creative works, and video editing. Students will produce original video and live broadcast productions. Emphasis is placed on writing, pre/post production, editing techniques, and studio and engineering procedures.

      Students who started the program of study in or prior to the 2022-23 school year will complete program sequence as stated in the 2022-23 CTE Course Catalog. The Level 3 course for students who started the program of study in or prior to the 2022-23 school year will be offered through the 2024-25 school year.

      Contact

      Cindi Chang
      Education Programs Supervisor
      cchang@doe.nv.gov 
      702.486.7952

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