DESCRIPTION: This class focuses on creating computer graphic images for displaying on the World Wide Web. Students acquire knowledge regarding the differences between Web graphics and print graphics. Through class projects, students create work using a variety of image-making software and hardware, Bitmap images (using Adobe Photoshop) vector images (using Adobe Illustrator) motion graphics ( using AdobeFlash) and digital video imagery and special effects (using Adobe After Effects) are all investigated during the course. Students develop quality art images and gain an appreciation of their value in the communication process, students increase their ability to communicate visually, a useful skill in any career field.
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