Adobe Flash: Beginners

This course will teach you the basics of Adobe Flash. You will learn how to create vector graphic animations that are viewed through the Adobe Flash Player and can be embedded in websites. The Flash application allows software programming through action script or Javascript Flash language which allows user interactivity and is the current industry standard software...

Taught by: Robert Aldous.

Description

This course will teach you the basics of Adobe Flash. You will learn how to create vector graphic animations that are viewed through the Adobe Flash Player and can be embedded in websites. The Flash application allows software programming through action script or Javascript Flash language which allows user interactivity and is the current industry standard software.

Topics covered

  • The flash interface
  • Drawing using vector graphics
  • Paths and text
  • Symbols and masks
  • The time line
  • Tweening
  • Onion skinning
  • Layout
  • Action script basics
  • Using the Library
  • Linking
  • Multimedia files
  • Sound and video
  • Importing
  • Publishing
  • Accessibility and testing

Course Outcomes

By the end of the course you should be able to: 

  • Draw shapes in Flash
  • Create animations using shape and motion tweens
  • Import images and use them in your animation
  • Use action script to control the animation
  • Export files for viewing in Flash player
  • Who Should Attend

Who Should Attend
This course is ideal if you want to learn the basics of animation using flash.

Level
Beginner : You do not need any prior knowledge of Adobe Dreamweaver.

Follow Up Courses
After you have completed this course you may want to continue your Adobe education with Adobe Dreamweaver: Beginners.

Tailor Made Training

We also offer bespoke Adobe Flash courses for groups, individuals and businesses. To find out more, visit our Tailor Made Training page.


Tutor information

Robert Aldous trained at Ravensbourne College of Art where he qualified with a degree in Fine Art. He has a Masters Degree in Creative Entrepreneurship from the University of East Anglia. He is an experienced teacher and trainer with a PGCE from Goldsmiths and a cert Ed in Education.

Robert is an accomplished fine artist and has an extensive exhibiting portfolio; often using the combination of text and images. He works as a painter and poet often using installations to create works that make use of the exhibited environment.


Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
11/03/2017 - 18/03/2017Saturday 11:00 - 17:002 Weeks£366Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
10/06/2017 - 17/06/2017Saturday 11:00 - 17:002 Weeks£366Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
22/08/2017 - 23/08/2017Tuesday - Wednesday11:00 - 17:002 Days£366Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
18/12/2017 - 19/12/2017Monday - Tuesday11:00 - 17:002 Days£366Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket