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Web Graphics using Fireworks Courses
Web Graphics using Fireworks Course Introduction
Web Graphics using Fireworks provides students with the essentials for making superior Web graphics using Adobe Fireworks. Students explore technical fundamentals, including the Fireworks toolset and features. Tips and techniques for the wide range of graphics encountered in a typical Web design project: photographs, illustrations, animations, rollover buttons, interactive menus, and advertisements, and more, are also discussed.
Windows Level 1, Microsoft Word Level 1
To provide the student with a thorough understanding of techniques for creating Web site graphics
Of Interest To
Those interested in pursuing a career in Web design.
A Student Guide is provided for this course. Evaluation is based solely on an Academy of Learning College final exam. Prior to taking the final exam, students must successfully complete all the components of the online course material. Participants who receive 75% or higher on their exam will receive a certificate.
Method of Delivery
Online training supported by online instructors
Web Graphics using Fireworks Course Breakdown
An Overview of Web Graphics, graphic optimization; A Case Study: Casual Corner: working with photographs, illustrations, thumbnails, and more; An overview of Fireworks; Creating a New Fireworks Graphic; Drawing in Fireworks; Basic Web Features
Survey of source file formats and choosing the right Web output format; Photo editing; Digital illustration; Using Fonts as a Graphic Element; working with filters, color-correction commands, the Pen tool, and typography properties
Optimization strategies; Load time and audience expectation; The optimize panel; Anti-aliasing, matting and transparency, image-slicing, interlacing, and more
Interface overview and issues; Designing a complete interface with effective navigation
Techniques for producing various kinds of GIF animations and interactivity: banner ads, highlights, and more; An overview of animated GIFs: Basic frame animation and export; animation optimization; motion and blur animation; Navigation menus: info panel, and more; Image rollovers
Integrating Fireworks with Adobe Creative Suite applications; Efficient site structuring; Design principles that help professionals find their personal styles
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