Presentation on theme: "The Information and Communications Technology Specialist High Skills Major."— Presentation transcript:
The Information and Communications Technology Specialist High Skills Major
WHAT IS THE ICT SHSM ?
IS THE ICT SHSM FOR YOU ? It’s a program designed for students entering grade 11 who have an interest in Film and Television, Computer Programming, or Technological Design, and are looking to develop advanced skills in one or all of these areas.
WHAT IF I’M ONLY INTERESTED IN FILM & TV? We’ve designed the program so that students may focus on their main area of interest For the most part, students are able to choose between the many field trips and events offered
HOW LONG IS THE PROGRAM? The ICT SHSM program requirements are completed while you finish high school in grades 11 and 12
WHAT WILL YOU DO IN THE PROGRAM? 1. Attend ICT FIELD TRIPS to places like Google Canada, Robotics Competitions, TV & Film Studios, Skills Ontario Events, and Colleges and Universities with specialized ICT programs 2. Acquire CERTIFICATIONS in: 2D Animation, Lighting for Film and Television, DSLR Manual Camera Operation, and/or Programming Computer Applications 3. Compete in Regional and Provincial Film and Video CONTESTS 4. Join the ROBOTICS Club and compete in both Lego and Vex Robotics Competitions 5. You WILL make new friends, NETWORK with ICT industry leaders, and give yourself an ADVANTAGE in a highly competitive world
HOW WILL THE ICT SHSM BENEFIT YOU? 1. Gives you exclusive access to ICT Activities, Trips and Events 2. It will advance your Knowledge and Skills 3. You will graduate with a Red Seal designation on your diploma showing post-secondary institutions & potential employers that you have specialized skills in ICT 4. Many Colleges and Universities are offering preferential admissions to SHSM graduates 5. You may qualify for SHSM Scholarships 6. You will be given FREE Swag (Gifts) and lots of Pizza Lunches throughout grades 11 and 12!
SIGN UP TODAY IN GUIDANCE! Why wouldn’t you join the ICT SHSM ? It’s FUN, it’s FREE, and it benefits YOU !