Outcome Chart - Nova Scotia - Communications Technology Grade 12

Overall Expectations

Students will:

  • demonstrate an understanding of the history and evolution of technology, and of its social and cultural implications
  • demonstrate an understanding of their personal responsibility in determining the future

Specific Expectations

Students will:

  • examine and analyze solutions to communications technology problems
  • establish a safe practice policy for one or more communication technology processes within the classroom laboratory
  • create, edit, and distribute web appropriate video
  • capture high-quality sound for a video
  • incorporate narration or voice-over into a video
  • incorporate dramatic lighting into a video
  • communicate a message through script writing for specific broadcasting applications
  • use and operate broadcasting equipment to produce a broadcast or series of broadcasts for a specific purpose

Lessons that meet Grade 12 expectations

Broadcasting Codes

Camera Shots

Challenging Hate Online

Diversity and Media Ownership

Free Speech and the Internet

Hoax? Scholarly Research? Personal Opinion? You Decide!

How to Analyze the News

Magazine Production

Making Media for Democratic Citizenship

Movie Heroes and the Heroic Journey

Online Propaganda and the Proliferation of Hate

The Blockbuster Movie

The Citizen Reporter

Violence on Film: The Ratings Game

Violence on Television

You Be the Editor

Student Tutorials (Licensed Resource)