Digital Multi-Media & Information Resources Design
Buchanan High School
Coloma High School
Lakeshore High School
Career Opportunities Include:
Computer Game Developer
Web Site Designer
Web Site Administrator
The course provides students with the basic hands-on skills and knowledge that a business professional is expected to understand and use, with an emphasis on the internet. Students will develop databases, evaluate web site designs, generate web site icons and graphics, and explore digital/multimedia careers that may interest them.
Web Site Design
The growth of the Internet and the expansion of the multimedia portion of the Internet have generated a variety of occupations. Internet developers or web developers are responsible for day-to-day site design and creation.
Employment of information security analysts, web developers, and computer network architects is projected to grow 22 percent from 2010 to 2020, faster than the average for all occupations. Job prospects for all three occupations should be favorable.
The median annual wage of information security analysts was $82,710 in 2014.
The median annual wage of web developers was $63,490 in 2014.
The median annual wage of computer network architects was $98,430 in 2014.
Source: United States Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2016-17 Occupational Outlook Handbook.