This is an introductory computer art and design course with a focus on 2D and 3D graphics, sound and video-editing software. Coursework includes a variety of design projects created with software programs such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Procreate, Logic, FL Studio, Garageband, Soundtrap, Final Cut Pro, Premiere, TinkerCAD, OnShape, and Blender. The learning of traditional art and design principles will be integrated into students’ creative work and the course will culminate with a digital portfolio.
Course No: 6710
Subject: Fine Arts, Technology & Engineering
Grade Level: 9, 10, 11, 12
Course Length: Semester
Course Type: Elective
UC/CSU Subject Approval: F
Criteria for Enrollment: Interest in developing computer multimedia and design skills through creative web, print, and animation projects.
Fulfillments: One semester of Fine Arts graduation requirement and UC Visual & Performing Arts (VPA) requirement