Course Number: 90-782
This course is about communication. Specifically, we will use various media elements (text, graphics, images, animation, video and sound) to form communicative units. The purpose of combining the elements, or creating a multimedia piece, is to strengthen the communication between author and audience. The task of a multimedia producer is to weave these elements together with the goal of creating a presentation vehicle, where the elements are greater than their sums.
The goal of this course is to use the combination of type, color, illustrations, images, sound and video to produce professional materials. This course will teach a combination of graphic design skills and software skills.
The software being taught is Adobe InDesign CS5, Adobe Illustrator CS5, Adobe Photoshop CS5, Adobe Flash CS5, Apple iMovie and Apple Garageband.
You will be creating designs for the following media...