Interactive course focusing on the individual student’s needs dealing with preparing oneself for the job market. Interviewing techniques, resume production, personal letterhead, professional business practices, portfolio development, self-marketing tools, appropriate methods for contacting potential employers, personal dress, and attitudes related to the interview process will be covered.
HTML coding and Macromedia DreamWeaver – This class covers specific design considerations involved when designing, organizing and preparing information graphics and animation for the World Wide Web. Special attention is given to the concepts of non-linear, interactive design and human-computer interaction.
Prerequisite: Associate of Arts in Graphic Design or satisfactory completion of courses ART111 through EM253 or an appropriate amount of industry experience
Maya 3D – This class covers understanding and utilizing the basic tools and commands necessary to create 3D projects. Attention is given to the particular design challenges encountered while working in three dimensions. Students are introduced to 3D animation and scene building.
Prerequisite: Associate of Arts in Graphic Design or satisfactory completion of courses ART111 through EM253 or an appropriate amount of industry experience.
Adobe After Effects and Final Cut Pro – This class covers the digital video editing programs most frequently used in the multimedia design industry. Students develop the necessary skills required to enter the field of digital video and are able to define and utilize the appropriate time base, compiling, animation, editing, and compression and output skills used in creating motion graphics.
Macromedia Flash – Interactive Multimedia presentations for networks, CD’s and the Internet. Combines and animates sound, picture and video files into a user-navigated presentation. Light computer programming is involved for advanced management of responses to user actions.