OUR FOCUS

Exposure to all aspects of audio/video editing and production using industry-standard tools
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Final Cut Pro

Built to meet the needs of today’s creative editors, Final Cut Pro breaks free from the restrictions of old-fashioned timeline tracks. A dynamic editing interface lets you experiment freely while working with extraordinary speed and precision.

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LOGIC PRO X

A complete professional recording studio right on your Mac, Logic Pro X gives you everything you need to go from first inspiration to final master.

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LIVE SOUND

Live sound production and recording is an essential skill for audio/video professionals. Topics covering include mic placement, signal flow, EQ, compression, aux sends and more. Students can take these skills to their high schools, churches, internships and more.

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PROPELLERHEAD REASON

The recording software with everything you need to create amazing music. Reason is easy to get started with, yet as deep as you want it to be. It’s the music-making software that helps you create, collaborate and discover with musicians worldwide.

About

Course Overview

The Digital Media Technology program at Summit Technology Academy gives students an opportunity to explore and prepare for careers in Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications. Students will focus on audio production technologies including sound generation, studio recording and live sound reinforcement. They will work in teams to integrate music, graphics and video technologies in entrepreneurial projects for their schools and/or communities.

Digital Media Technology uses a project-based learning approach. Each project has phases that follow a design and development process from project planning and analysis to evaluation and distribution. Students gain experience through real-world projects that help them understand roles and processes across a broad range of careers involving audio and video. The projects contain activities that require students to plan their communication and focus and then evaluate and improve their communications. Specific attention has been paid to developing concepts and principles for thorough, effective communication to multiple audiences.

Digital Media Technology Instructor

SHAWN HARREL

INSTRUCTOR
Mr. Harrel has been at STA since 2005 and has worked diligently to oversee the inclusion of industry certifications and dual-credit opportunities. HIs extensive experience in sound editing and music composition as well as radio broadcasting and film editing make him uniquely qualified to bring a wealth of experience to DMT students.

Featured Graduates

Digital Media graduates have gone on to a wide variety of careers and educational experiences after high school