Instructor Information

Anderson's Schedule

CG(CVPA) Syllabus

1st Quarter

 Week 1 – Week 2

Welcome

Icebreakers

What is Computer Graphics?

Classroom Rules and Procedures

Why Do I Need Gmail?

Computer Graphics Survey

My Learning Style Quiz

What Will I Learn? : The Computer Graphics Syllabus

Pretests

Unit I - What is Art?

Week 3 – Week 4

Quiz/Test: What is Art?

Introduction to the Computer

Quiz/Test 

Introduction to Illustrator

  • Interface
  • Tools
Quiz/Test

Week 5 - Week 6

Unit 2 - Looking and Talking about Art – Aesthetic Viewpoints and Themes

Introduction to the Elements of Art and Principles of Design

Project 1(Details Forthcoming)

Week 7 - Week 8

Project 2 (Details Forthcoming)

Week 9

Review

Final


2ndQuarter

Week 1 – Week 2

Advanced Illustrator

Unit 3 – Typography

Project 3

 Week 3 – Week 4

Introduction to Photoshop

Unit 4 - Creating a Brochure

 

3rd Quarter

 Week 1 – Week 2

Advanced Photoshop

Unit 5 - Creating a Published Page

 Week 3 – Week 4

Unit 6 - Promotional Package Design

 

4th Quarter

Week 1 - Week 2

Project Overhaul

Portfolio Compilation

Week 3 - Week 4

End of the Year Summary

Final Exam
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