Middle Computer Art: Digital Media and Entertainment Arts
7th Grade: Gifted academic elective 8th Grade: Fine art high school elective
This is an introductory course that introduces the student to 2D and 3D digital media. Using current technologies and industry standard software coupled with art design principles; students will sharpen their problem solving and critical thinking abilities.
-History of animation -Digital Photography
-Animation principles -Game design
-Animation 2D/3D -Digital portfolios
Elementary Computer Art
All elementary is on the six day resource rotation and is strongly encouraged to have a USB pen drive to save files as backup. Students are permitted to bring personal headphones. Students will learn the basics on a Mac, typing skills, animation, Abobe Photoshop, work with tablets, and more.
A signed computer lab student agreement must be returned to Ms. Smith to be permitted to use special equipment such as bamboo tablets and camera. Students will be assigned the same computer and tablet for the length of the course. In the event that a student does not comply with the policies they may lose privileges.
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