Telling a story through a digital medium presents many challenges and opportunities. Students will learn to combine technical skills with the art of storytelling. Experimenting with a variety of sound, still image, and video editing tools, students will learn to choose the right tool for the job. Students will develop storytelling skills including brainstorming, storyboarding, and developing a digital story. Opportunities to use digital stories in corporate training environments, classrooms, entertainment, game development, and other avenues will be discussed as well as the future of digital storytelling.