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Adobe Flash Coach CS4 The Building Blocks

Adobe Flash Coach CS4 The Building Blocks | Mark Pennycuick
Single Book: #01009
Price: $24.95 Qty:

Author: Mark Pennycuick

A swift walk through the non-curricular basic skills of Flash. These basic “Building Blocks” will enable you to go on and create more advanced Flash content in your content area. If you're teaching Flash, the Adobe Flash Coach is sequenced in learning “chunks” that you can follow or modify according to your schedule. The Skills Checklist can be completed to help track progress after each topic.

Features and Benefits:  
  • Mac or Windows
  • Start developing skills with Flash
  • Written by an Instructional Technology and classroom educator for teachers and students
  • Intuitive drawing tools
  • Adobe Captivate animated tutorials on the Content CD
  • Editable flash document files for each lesson included on CD
  • Skills Checklist
Create:  
  • Basic understanding of the Flash development environment
  • Basic Flash movies
  • Basic About Me Flash movie
 
Topics Include:  
  • Flash Interface – Become familiar with the different areas of Flash
  • Drawing – Intuitive drawing tools allows for easy creation of artwork
  • Text – Easily insert text to the Stage
  • Keyframes – Define time on the Timeline
  • Layers – Inserting layers increases flexibility on the Stage and Timeline
  • Motion Tween – Flash is best known for animation
  • Shape Tween – Artwork can change shape and color
  • Import Image – Photographs always add style to the Stage
  • ActionScript Play Button – ActionScript is the programming language in Flash
  • Buttons states – There are four button states
  • Frame Labels – Identify sections of the Timeline
  • ActionScript gotoAndStop – Use ActionScript to navigate along the timeline
  • Movie Clip – Create a movie inside the main timeline
  • Import Audio – Enhance the Flash experience by adding sound

Does not include Flash CS4 software.

System requirements for Flash CS4

Windows: • Intel® Pentium® 4, Intel Centrino®, Intel Xeon®, or Intel Core™ Duo (or compatible) processor • Microsoft® Windows® XP with Service Pack 2 or Windows Vista™ Home Premium, Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise (certified for 32-bit editions) • 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended) • 2.5GB of available hard-disk space (additional free space required during installation) • 1,024x768 monitor resolution with 16-bit video card • DVD-ROM drive • QuickTime 7.1.2 software required for multimedia features

Macintosh: • 1GHz PowerPC® G4 or G5 or multicore Intel® processor • Mac OS X v10.4.8–10.5 (Leopard) • 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended) • 2.5GB of available hard-disk space (additional free space required during installation) • 1,024x768 monitor resolution with 16-bit video card • DVD-ROM drive • QuickTime 7.1.2 software required for multimedia features

 

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