CAS110 Introduction to Web Graphics

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Introduces the creation of graphics for use on websites using industry-standard graphics editing software. Includes creating vector-based and pixel-based graphics, optimizing images for websites, selecting appropriate image file formats, and performing basic photo editing. Recommended: placement into RD 115 and WR 115. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide).

Credits:
1.00
Registration:
you will need the CRN to register.
Fees:
many classes have additional fees.
Materials:
classes marked with $0 or <$40 use low cost materials. Cost does not include art supplies, calculators, fees, and equipment.
Class type:
in-person:    remote:    online:    hybrid: ( or )
List of classes for CAS110 Introduction to Web Graphics
CRN Location & type Days & time Dates Seats available Materials More info Sign up
42820 Web

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From September 21 through November 28, 2020
Textbooks for CRN 42820
Instructor: Will A Mahoney-Watson
Tuition: credit Fees: $6
Notes: Uses open source software GIMP.
For information, contact the department at 971-722-4287 or 971-722-4096.

This page includes one section only, more sections may exist for this class.

Course details: CRN 42820

Course materials

Textbooks

No textbooks required

Technology:

 There is no required textbook for this class. Instead, students have the option of subscribing to Lynda.com. A basic membership costs $24.99 a month, and gives you full access to all their video classes. You can also get Lynda.com from the Washington or Multnomah County Libraries.

This subscription is not required, but adds supplemental knowledge to this course and can be an excellent resource for students who prefer visual or auditory learning.

Software

All students will use GIMP and Inkscape. These are free, open-source programs that students will be using during the course.

Web course information

No show policy
Your instructor can mark you as a "no show" if you do not participate in your class during the first week. This will remove you from the class. It is important to log in as soon as the class starts to see what the participation requirements are.
Web & Remote Teaching Technical Requirements:
Please be sure to read the quick guide to Online Learning technical requirements.
Students with Disabilities:
Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities taking Web based classes please visit the Disability Services website.
Web Prerequisite | Start Guide for Online Learning:
Before you take your first online class at PCC, you must complete the start guide for online learning. The start guide will help you decide if online classes are right for you. Once you complete the start guide, you will be eligible to register for online classes.

The Start Guide is not required for Hybrid or Remote Courses but strongly recommended. To learn more, go to https://www.pcc.edu/osg