Description of Course:
This is an open course although prior experience in TGJ2GO is recommended. This course is designed for students who wish to continue their studies in communication technology and/or explore the communication field. Using a hands-on approach, students will further develop their skills in computer graphics, digital photography, and will increase their understanding of good layout and design techniques. Students will also be introduced to web design, and animation. The emphasis in this course will be placed on website design. Students will also be exposed to industry standards and career opportunities. All students will develop a website portfolio for their final project.
 
TGJ3M1 TIMELINE
WEEK UNIT 1: CLASS ORIENTATION & MULITMEDIA
1
CLASS ORIENTATION: Introduction to class procedures.
  INTRODUCTION TO MULTIMEDIA: Reveiw; Understanding the concepts of multimedia
  UNIT 2: CORELDRAW
1 INTRODUCITON TO CORELDRAW: CorelDraw interface
  “QUIZ” INTRODUCTION TO CORELDRAW
2 “QUIZ” SILHUETTE DESIGN
3 TEST: CORELDRAW AND MULTIMEDIA
4 QUESTIONS:  FILE FORMATS
6 UNIT 3: PHOTOSHOP
  INTRO. TO PHOTOSHOP Part 1: REVIEW; PhotoShop interface
  “QUIZ” PhotoShop Interface
  QUESTIONS: COLOUR THEORY
  AIRBRUSING TECHNIQUES PART 2: How to airbrush a cube.
7 TEST: AIR BURSHING
8-9 QUESTIONS: BIT DEPTH AND FILE FORMATS
  TEST: PHOTSHOP, COLOUR AND BIT DEPTH.
10 UNIT 4:WEB DELEVLOPMENT
  QUESTIONS: EVALUATE WEB SITES
  QUESTIONS: WEB BANNER DESIGN
11 QUESTIONS: UNDERSTANDING HTML
13 UNIT 6: DREAMWEAVER
  QUESTIONS: INTRODUCTION TO WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT
  INTRODUCTION TO DREAMWEAVER
19 FINISH ANY UNCOMPLETED PROJECTS: If any time is available
  PRACTICAL EXAM