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COURSE NUMBER: BOFF246
COURSE TITLE:Illustrator
DIVISION:Business
IAI CODE(S):
SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:2.0
DELIVERY MODE:

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This course develops skills in the use of vector image producing software. Creating digital graphics, vector-based art and 2-D computer graphics. Production vector artwork, import ready animation software, web and digital editing.
PREREQUISITES:
BOFF130

NOTES:

COURSE OBJECTIVES / GOALS:
  • Be able to create professional vector artwork
  • Plan digital compositions using object and text
  • Be abel to draw vector images
  • Have a basic knowledge of typography and layout design principals
  • Be able to apply effects and formatting to text and graphics
  • Be able to export files in different formats


TOPICAL OUTLINE:
  • Introduction to the tools of Illustrator
  • Drawing
  • Typography
  • Text frames working with text
  • Layers
  • Clipping paths, transforming objects and alignment
  • Exporting work
  • Intergrating work in Adobe Programs
  • Printing


TEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:



See bookstore website for current book at http://www.dacc.bkstr.com

Flash Drive


EVALUATION:



Grading will be on the following point system:

A =90% - 100%
B =80% -   89%
C =70% -   79%
F =  0% -    69%

Evaluation
Projects...............................50% of final grade
Midterm/Final.....................30% of final grade
Quizzes................................10% of final grade
Critique/Discussion.............10% of final grade


BIBLIOGRAPHY:

REVISION:
Fall 2012

RECORD UPDATED:
2012-12-11 13:49:00