Advertising, Art & Computer Graphics

Ad/Art

About Ad/Art:

Advertising Art & Computer Graphics prepares students with the knowledge and skills necessary to enter creative college majors and the creative industry in entry-level areas. Lessons & projects are designed to develop a portfolio that demonstrates employable skills. "Ad/Art" stresses job deadlines, working with others and accepting criticism of work. Students work in Adobe Creative Cloud applications: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and more. Students are provided the ability to attain ACA certifications in Adobe software and the NOCTI certification as well.


College Board: Commercial & Advertising Art

College Raptor: College Advertising Majors

Creative Careers:

Graphic Design

Animation

Web Design

Production Artist

Desktop Publishing


Illustration

Photography

Game Design

Advertising

Art Education

Career Certification possibilities:

    1. NOCTI: Advertising & Design
    2. ACA: Adobe Creative Associate:
      • InDesign: Layout
      • Illustrator: Vector Illustration, Logos, & Charts
      • PhotoShop: Image Manipulation, Photo retouching
      • Animate: Animation
      • Premiere Pro: Video Editing
      • Dreamweaver: Website Design

Instructor:

Mr. Haney x.8154

khaney@burlcoschools.org

Google Certified Educator, Level 1

Drexel University

B.S. Design & Merchandising, 1992

William Paterson University

M.Ed., 2011

Adobe ACA Digital Badges

Leveraging your Adobe Creative Associate Certifications

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  • Adobe products:
    • ACATestPrep: Adobe Online Training Videos, Projects, Quizzes & Prep for ACA
    • Brain Buffet: Online Adobe Tutorials by Rob
    • Lynda.com: Video training for everything creative and more

ACA Specialist Certifications

Three certifications are required for Specialist certifications below:

Adobe Certified Associate Visual Design Specialist

Adobe Certified Associate Video Design Specialist

Adobe Certified Associate Web Design Specialist