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Communication Technology


Communications Technology is a multimedia course preparing students for careers and post-secondary education in digital and print fields. Explore audio and video media using state-of-the-art studio equipment, cameras, lighting, and live production visual imaging software. Create, print, and assemble publications, design and print t-shirts, and perform tasks related to desktop publishing. Students will learn and apply industry-relevant computer software applications to media projects in a wide variety of mediums.

Possible Certifications

  • Adobe Certified Associate, Video Communication

  • Adobe Certified Associate, Adobe Illustration

  • Adobe Certified Associate, Photoshop


Students at York Tech are required to wear a uniform. Upper garments (shirts, sweatshirts, etc.) must be purchased through the school's Tech Gear Store. Lower apparel and safety equipment varies by program. Please review the specific uniform requirements for the communications rotation and the Communications Technology program.

Potential Career Opportunities

There are many career opportunities for students graduating from York Tech's Communications Technology program.

What to Expect

Students interested in this program will take courses in Commercial & Advertising Art and Communication Technology for the first two school years. After sophomore year, students will apply for full-time entrance into one of the two programs, and they will be accepted based on merit and other criteria. Students who are not approved for their first choice will be assigned to the other program included in the rotation.

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