Course Content and Outcome Guide for CAS 110

Course Number:
CAS 110
Course Title:
Introduction to Web Graphics Using Fireworks
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Course Description

Introduces the basic features of Adobe Fireworks. Includes basic drawing and photo manipulation tools and creation of graphics for websites. Recommended: CAS 111D or CAS 111E or CAS 206 or equivalent; placement into RD 115 and WR 115. Audit available.

Intended Outcomes for the course


 Upon successful completion of this course, student will be able to:
1. Use Adobe Fireworks to create web graphics following current professional and/or industry standards.

Outcome Assessment Strategies

This is a Pass/No Pass course with a letter grade option. Students may change to the letter grade option through MyPCC. Students must choose before the completion of 80% of the class.


A grade will be issued based on:

  • Web pages produced by Adobe Fireworks will be evaluated after they are posted on a web server.
  • Tests or quizzes

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)

Competencies", Skills

  • Manipulate simple graphics
  • Understand differences between .gif"," .jpg and .png graphics
  • Graphics terminology
  • Drawing", painting and photo manipulation tools
  • Grouping and ungrouping objects in an image
  • Copyright issues related to Internet graphics
  • Inserting graphics into web pages
  • Bit-map/vector graphics comparisons and contrast
  • Insert an image on a web page
  • Upload a web page containing an image to a server