This program provides students with the necessary Computer Aided Drafting and Design skills to use AutoCAD, Solid Works, Autodesk Inventor and Mastercam. Students will learn to develop solutions to design problems, data organization and model creation. In addition, students will also learn the necessary skills needed to produce industry standard drawings and prints.
Dynamic Web Development with PHP Course Introduction Dynamic Web Development with PHP provides students with a broad foundation in Web site development using PHP and MySQL. Students learn how to set up and configure a Web site and development site for PHP development, design and build a MySQL database and write basic SQL queries, build functional forms, and create an online catalogue that displays product information pulled from a database. In addition, students learn the basis for developing online customer accounts, mailing lists, user polls, forums, shopping carts, and more.... [Read More]
The Color Theory course deals with the abstract language of color. Students will learn basic color principles, terminology, and applications, with an emphasis on manipulating color. This course also deals with practical application of color, from applying color legibly to typography to using color effectively on-screen.
Thinking about color, Color systems: hue, value, intensity, Color harmony
Color interactivity, Interactivity: value, complements, neutrals, Light, Color plasticity, Creating plasticity, Controlling plasticity, Move... [Read More]
Introduction to Dreamweaver, How to define a site, The Dreamweaver interface, Document views, Adding content, Tips for file management, Tips on file naming, Tips on path structure
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), The CSS Styles panel, CSS storage and hierarchy, CSS selectors, Style settings: Overview, Style settings: Design attributes, List-based navigation, Horizontal lists
CSS starter pages, How CSS positioning works, Designing with CSS positioning
Data tables, Tables defined, Creating tables, HTML table pro... [Read More]
Flash Basics introduces students to the drawing and animating tools in Adobe Flash. Students will develop a deep understanding for basic drawing and animating tools in Flash, mastering such critical elements as layers, symbols, and tweens. In addition, students will build interactivity into their own designs, using advanced animation techniques: 3D rotation, navigation buttons, video, and basic ActionScript.
Typography is what sets designers apart from other artists. In visual communication, typography must be integrated into a total design. In this 3-lesson course, students explore the anatomy of the letterform. Through interactive lectures and hands-on projects, they learn how to classify typefaces and use them creatively. Understanding the fundamentals of typography will give their work power, eloquence, and beauty.