Practical Arts Course Profiles

To graduate from CCA, all students must earn a passing grade in ten credits of a Practical Art course.  

View the Envision Course Progression and Career Technical Education Progression and the Which Computer Class Should I Take? document which has placement information for the computer science classes.
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To view Course Profiles for all Practical Arts courses listed below, 
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Practical Art Course Profiles:
  •  Speech & Debate
  •  Journalism
  •  Advanced Journalism
  •  Yearbook (year-long or fall only course)*

  •  Fine Art Digital Photography (Eligible as a Visual/Performing Art)
  •  PHOTO Imaging (Eligible as a Visual/Performing Art)
  •  Digital Art & Design (Eligible as a Visual/Performing Art)
  •  Advanced Digital Art & Design (Eligible as a Visual/Performing Art)
  •  Digital Media Production (Eligible as a Visual/Performing Art)

  • Digital Composition 
  • Recording Arts
  • Advanced Recording Arts
  • Stagehand Technician
  • Rock Band/Music Industry*

  • Intro to Business
  • Advanced Business Management
  • Marketing Principles
  • Business Math

  • Research Methods (QUEST Tier 1)

  • Exploring Computer Science 
  • Computer Game Design
  • Intro to Engineering Techniques  
  • Advanced Engineering & Technology
  • Digital Electronics  
  • Robotics and Engineering Technology
  • AP Computer Science Principles 
  • AP Computer Science A  

  • Work Experience
  • Internship
  • ASB*
 *Audition/Application ONLY (please visit Audition/Application Only page for more information)