Course Content and Outcome Guide for MM 244
- Posted by:
- Curriculum Office
- Course Number:
- MM 244
- Course Title:
- Creating Interactive Web Pages
- Credit Hours:
- Lecture hours:
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- Special Fee:
Course DescriptionDevelop web pages using multimedia industry standard web page development software, such as Macromedia Dreamweaver (TM) and web animation tools, such as Macromedia Flash (TM). Incorporate multimedia elements for optimal internet delivery. Commercially available multimedia elements (clip media) will be used for constructing the web page. Prerequisites: CAS 111D and MM 231 or instructor permission.
Addendum to Course DescriptionStudents who successfully complete this course will use web page development software to produce interactive web page projects, which may be delivered through the Multimedia Department web site.
Intended Outcomes for the course
The defined outcomes listed in this guide are stated in terms of what the student will be able to do after completing this course. This section is a statement of final learning outcomes and does not attempt to state how, or in what order, the defined outcomes will be presented.
- review basic multimedia design guidelines for web page construction;
- using web page creation software (Macromedia Dreamweaver™), create web pages incorporating multimedia elements optimized for internet delivery;
- import clip media (stock graphics, clip art, video, audio) into the basic web page application;
- add ineractive features such as banners, and roll-overs using animation software (Macromedia Flash™);
- present the enhanced web pages to the class;
- participate in individual & group evaluations of the multimedia web page project, identifying items for improvement;
- implement the requested changes;
- add the multimedia web page project to the MM portfolio & Department Web Site, as directed.
Course Activities and Design
Course material will be presented in a lecture format. This course is designed to maximize learning through the use of strategies such as outcome based instruction, collaborative learning, contextual application and performance based assessment. Lecture material will consist of discussion, diagrams, multimedia, and other educationally sound practices. Other activities will include hands-on utilization of web production software. Demonstration and handout materials will be provided.
Outcome Assessment Strategies
Assessment is designed to indicate achievement of the course outcome and performance tasks. The instructor will outline the methods used to assess student progress and the criteria for assigning a grade at the beginning of the course. Assessment will be based upon a combination of in-class participation, attendance, examinations, and quality of the multimedia project(s). Determination of problem solving skills, team work, and communication skills may also be included.