Career Cluster Arts, A/V Technology & Communications
Code Title Former Code Former Title
10.9999 Communications Technologies/Technicians & Support Services, Other 50.5999 Communications Technology

Certification
Required
Certification
Method
Occupational
Competency Area
Occupational Competency Evaluation
*Technology Education 6075

OR

*Vocational-Intern/Instructional 2600
Instructional (degree program)

OR

Vocational-Instructional (non-degree program)
N/A

OR

Audio-Visual Communications Technology 2510

Suggested Areas

**Commercial Art 2019
**Computer Technology 2121
**Electronics Technology 2111
**Graphic Occupations 2076
**BCIT 1603
N/A

OR

Audio-Visual Communications Technology

Suggested Areas

Advertising & Design
Computer Technology
Electronics Technology
Graphic Communications
N/A
Description This program prepares individuals to apply knowledge and skills in the field of multimedia technology.

Multimedia technology specialists provide services in a variety of areas associated with typography, web and graphic design, video, audio, television production, animation, and photography.

Instruction in this program includes, but is not limited to, audio/visual technology, troubleshooting techniques, computer operation and maintenance, data transmission and management, oral and written communication, math and physics, concept development, layout and design, computer graphics, image capture, audio, video, web related technologies and animation.
Notes * This certification area may teach the entire cluster.
** Professionals are limited in what they are allowed to teach within this cluster. Instructors can only teach in the area they are correctly certified to teach.

None of the two-asterisks (**) certificates can teach this entire program with only one of the listed certificates. There should be a minimum of at least two different certificates to teach this program. The certification areas will be determined by the approved technical core of planned sequence courses for that particular program; therefore, the certifications may not be limited to only the above list.

The following certificate is no longer issued but remains valid for teaching in this program:

Industrial Arts/Technology Education 6005
Industrial Arts 1625
Data Processing 1625
Office Technologies 1658
Secretarial 1655
Typewriting 1660