Program Description

The Graphics Communication program is designed to give students an overall understanding of the graphing and printing industries and their major operations while teaching academic and technical competencies that lead to nationally recognized certifications.

Possible Certifications and College Credits
3 credits at the College of Southern Maryland

5 credits at Bridgemont Community & Technical College
PrintED® National Accreditation and Certification Program: Introduction to Graphic Communication, Digital File Preparation and Digital Production Printing

Course Sequence
Introduction to Graphic Communications
Graphic Communications
Digital File Print
Advertising/Design and Digital Print Production

Sample High School Schedule

 9th Grade  10th Grade  11th Grade  12th Grade
 1 Introduction to Graphic Communications Graphic Communications  Digital File Prep  Graphic Design
 2  Health/Fitness For Life Requirement  Elective  Digital File Prep  Graphic Design
 3  Fine Arts Requirement  Financial Literacy  Elective  Elective
 4 Science Requirement Science Requirement  Science Requirement  Science Requirement
 5  History Requirement  History Requirement  History Requirement  Elective
 6 English Requirement  English Requirement  English Requirement  English Requirement
 7  Math Requirement  Math Requirement  Math Requirement Math Requirement 
8 Technology Education Requirement Elective Elective Elective

 

High Schools that Offer the Program
North Point High School