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Introduction to Adobe Photoshop

The creation of digital images for use in digital page layout, interactive media, the web and digital artwork is introduced using Adobe Photoshop CC 2015 on Macintosh OSX. Demonstrations, exercises, and an independent project will familiarize students with the Adobe Photoshop interface, tools, features and menus. Scanning, imaging manipulation, composition, and the use of painterly and photographic effects, digital colour and printing process will be addressed. Students are recommended to bring a USB memory stick, notebook and pen to first class. Prerequisite: Must be familiar with Macintosh OSX operating system. Prerequisite: Must be familiar with Macintosh OSX operating system. Class limit is 15.

Tuition includes 10 weeks of access outside of class for homework during times scheduled in cooperation with Multimedia staff.

This course qualifies as part of the Certificate in Digital Media 

Registration and withdrawal deadline: January 31, 2017. 

Course Code: 
ESDS-0111 [Register Online] 
Instructor: 
Kristy Depper
Site:  
D393a + D350, 5163 Duke Street
Date / Time: 
Tue Feb 7-April 11, 6:00–9:00pm (10 sessions)
Tuition: 
$350.00 + HST 


Digital Page Layout with InDesign

The fundamentals of digital page layout and desktop publishing are introduced using Adobe InDesign CC 2015 on Macintosh OSX. Discussions, demonstrations, exercises, and projects will explore single and multi-page documents, graphic and typographic elements, colour usage, and printing procedures. Students are expected to complete a final independent project that might include a poster, brochure, business card, or other printed material. Bring a CD-R or USB Flash Drive, notebook and pen to first class. Prerequisite: Must be familiar with Macintosh OSX operating system. Class limit is 15.

Tuition includes 10 weeks of access outside of class for homework during times scheduled in cooperation with Multimedia staff.

This course qualifies as part of the Certificate in Digital Media

Registration and withdrawal deadline: January 26, 2017

Course Code: 
ESDS-0112 [Register Online] 
Instructor: 
Christel LeBlanc
Site:  
N320C, 5163 Duke Street
Date / Time: 
Thurs Feb 2-April 6, 6:00–9:00pm (10 sessions)
Tuition: 
$350.00 + HST 

Introduction to Adobe Illustrator

Explore the potential of the popular graphics editor Adobe Illustrator CS6 on Macintosh OSX. Used by designers and illustrators to create logos, maps, technical drawings, illustrations and charts that require a high degree of precision and scalability; Adobe Illustrator is vector based and therefore curves do not pixelate as they do in other graphics applications.Bring a CD-R or USB Flash Drive, notebook and pen to first class. Prerequisite: Must be familiar with Macintosh OSX operating system.

Tuition includes 10 weeks of access outside of class for homework during times scheduled in cooperation with Multimedia staff. Class limit is 15.

This course qualifies as part of the Certificate in Digital Media 

Registration and withdrawal deadline: January 23, 2017. 

Course Code:
ESDS-0115 [Register Online]
Instructor:
Bryony McStay Fost
Site: 
N320c, 5163 Duke Street
Date / Time:
Mon Jan 30-April 10, 6:00–9:00pm (10 sessions)
Tuition: 
$350.00 + HST

 

Webpage Design with Wordpress

Learn how to design and build full-featured websites by using Wordpress. Wordpress is
a free, open-source website publishing platform that is easy to use with great community
support. Students will be introduced to major web development languages through
customizing the Wordpress core to meet their goals. Languages introduced will include
HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP and MySQL. For more information on Wordpress, visit
http://wordpress.org. Class limit is 15.

Tuition includes 10 weeks of access outside of class for homework during times
scheduled in cooperation with Multimedia staff.
*Please note: During the first and second weeks of class, students will be
instructed to purchase and set up their own website hosting accounts and domain
names. The cost per student (paid directly to the hosting company via credit card)
will be approximately $10 per month for website hosting. Additionally there will be
a fee of $10-$20 per year for domain name registration (depending on the
student’s choice of domain name).

This course qualifies as part of the Certificate in Digital Media 

Registration and withdrawal deadline: January 25, 2017

Course Code:

ESDS-0142 [Register Online]
Instructor:

Christel LeBlanc
Site:

N320c, 5163 Duke Street
Date / Time:

Wed Feb 1-April 5, 6:00–9:00pm (10 sessions)
Tuition:

$350.00 + HST

 

 

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