JWCC Offering Web Graphic and Interactivity class in spring

Posted: Dec. 15, 2012 5:32 am Updated: Jan. 13, 2013 1:15 am

John Wood Community College will offer Web Graphics and Interactivity (Adobe Flash and Fireworks) (CSC 247) in the Macintosh lab using Adobe Creative Suite CS5 during the spring 2013 semester.

Topics to be covered include working with objects, importing, selecting and modifying graphics, creating animations and special effects, working with symbols, creating interactive applications, preparing and publishing movies, adding sound and video and creating sophisticated Web page navigation.

Other graphic design classes offered include Graphic and Photo Manipulation (Adobe Photoshop), Advanced Web Page Design (Adobe Dreamweaver), Introduction to Web Page Design, Desktop Publishing with InDesign, Portable Document Format, Computerized Illustration (Adobe Illustrator) and Advanced Graphic Applications.

Web Graphics and Interactivity and Advance Web Page Design are blended courses (part classroom and part online). The classroom portion of Web Graphics and Interactivity will meet 9-10:45 a.m. Tuesdays. The classroom portion of Advance Web Page Design will meet 2-3:45 p.m. Tuesdays.

Graphic and Photo Manipulation is offered in a traditional classroom. It will meet 9:30-10:45 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays.

The other five classes are being offered through JWCC's open learning center (self-paced instruction) 1-4 or 5:30-8:30 p.m. Mondays.

To register, call JWCC at (217) 224-6500. For more information, call Barbara Stoll at (217) 641-4520.


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