Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Course Number:
CAS 275
Course Title:
Intermediate Flash
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Course Description

Continues to explore Flash concepts to create a Flashbased website and work on complex animations and effects. Includes working with frame labels, nested movie clip symbols, some ActionScript to support website creation and the incorporation of video and audio. Prerequisites: CAS 175 or instructor permission. Recommended: CAS 111D or CAS 111E or CAS 206 or equivalent. Audit available.

Intended Outcomes for the course

Upon successful completion of this course, student will be able to:
1. Use advanced features of Adobe Flash to design and create a multi-page website following current professional and/or industry standards.

Outcome Assessment Strategies

Insert Flash projects into a Web site.

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)

Themes, Concepts, Issues
A. Flash terminology
B. Video and audio terminology
C. Flash software interface
D. Flash timeline-based Web site creation
E. Nested movie clip symbols vs. buttons
F. Inserting Flash into HTML pages and uploading to a Web server
Competencies, Skills
A. Create and modify objects including Flash video
B. Use nested symbols
C. Use a timeline and frame labels
D. Use Actionscript for the purpose of Web site creation
E. Incorporate Flash into HTML pages and upload to a Web server