GRA461 - Web Software II

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Subject Title
Web Software II

Subject Description
This course will provide a through grounding in the fundamental features of Flash. Students will engage in assignments which will take them step-by-step through the basics of Flash. The student will build upon their knowledge and understanding of Flash as they learn intro level code to design interactive files leading to the construction of a portfolio. This course will build upon the existing understanding of the web as taught in Web Design I.

Credit Status
Graphic Design Diploma Program

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1. Define and use appropriately all tools needed to create interactive .swf files for on and off-line use.

2. Identify and understand various software packages that are essential for successful design and construction in Flash.

3. Demonstrate successful artistic explorations in web design by producing animated original compositions.

4. Develop time-management skills.

5. Understand the concept of navigation.

6. Develop intro level code that controls the movement of objects on the Flash stage.

7. Develop intro level code using ?operators?, basic math, controls the movement of objects on the Flash stage.

8. Understand the importance, relevance and differences of layout and design as it applies to the Web versus print..with the focus on effective Web design.

Essential Employability Skills
Communicate clearly, concisely and correctly in the written, spoken and visual form that fulfils the purpose and meets the needs of the audience.

Respond to written, spoken, or visual messages in a manner that ensures effective communication.

Execute mathematical operations accurately.

Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.

Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.

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Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
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