At Maxwell Heights, Communications Technology (Comm Tech) can be taken in Grades 10, 11, and 12. These are broad-based courses which means they cover a wide range of topics over the course of a semester.

Units of study can include:

- Designing Computer Graphics

- Digital Imaging/Photo Manipulation 

- Digital Photography

- Video Production

- Audio Editing

- Animation

- Interactive New Media

- Web Design


Comm Tech courses give you the opportunity to learn how to use a variety of software applications such as:

- Photoshop

- Illustrator

- InDesign

- Premiere

- Animate

- After Effects

(just to name a few) ​


Specific emphasis courses are also available in the areas of:

- Video Production (Gr. 11 & 12)

- Photography (Gr. 11)