Graphics Multimedia Animation Course

Higher Secondary
School Certificate
3 Months
Batch Intake

Trainer: Mr. Prasad Shetty

The Graphics and Multimedia Animation short term course is  specifically designed to immerse students in the realm of graphics, animation, and multimedia.

Animation helps deepen visual understanding better than traditional diagrams. It omits unnecessary verbiage and visuals, allowing you to communicate ideas quickly and sharply. 

The visual component of learning is a huge factor in the understanding of learning systems, concepts, and tools. Animation that’s created with the intention to simplify abstract concepts with a visually stimulating design helps learners with the knowledge and understanding of important subject matters.

In summary, learning Graphics Multimedia Animation will help you communicate ideas more effectively, engage your audience, and deepen your understanding of complex concepts.

Course Content:

Basics of Photoshop
1. What is Pixel?
2. What is Resolution?
3. Introduction to Vector & Raster Graphic
4. Different types of Colour Mode (RGB, CMYK, GRAYSCALE)
5. Scanning Image
6. Image Input Devices (Graphic tablets, light pens, touch panels and image scanners. )
7. What is Graphics Software? Types of Graphic Software
8. Image Size
9. Graphics File Formats (JPEG, GIF, TIFF, and PNG)
10. Introduction to Photoshop
11. Uses of Photoshop
12. File Menu (New, Open, Browse, Save, Save As)
Tool Box
1. Move Tool
2. Option Panel
3. Introduction to Layer
4. Making Layers, Deleting Layers, Visibility of Layers, Opacity of layers, & Merge
5. Foreground & Background Colours, Setting Colours Default, Swapping Foreground &
Background Colours
6. Zoom Tool & Hand Tool
7. Navigator & Info Panel
Colour, Edit, View & Brush
1. Introduction to colour picker colour dialog box.
2. Edit-Fill
3. View Menu-Rulers, Grid, Guides.
4. Brush Tool –Soft Edge & Hard Edge, View of Brushes, Opacity & Flow properties.
5. Shape Dynamics
6. Scattering
7. Texture
8. Dual Brush
9. Colour Dynamics
10. Other Dynamics
11. Airbrush option of Brush Tool
12. Pencil tool
Tool Box & Select Menu
1. Marquee Tool, Add Selection, Subtract Selection, Intersect from selection.
2. Select Menu- Deselect & Inverse Selection
3. Select Menu- Feather, Modify, Colour Range.
4. Making Square & Perfect Circular Selection
5. Feather & Anti-alias Option.
6. Style(Normal, Fixed Aspect Ratio, Fixed Size)
7. Transforming Selection
8. Creating your own Brush
1. Layer Menu – New –Layer via Cut- Layer via Copy
2. Edit- Free Transforms, Skew, Scale, Distort, Perspective.
3. Creating Patterns.
Tool Box & Menus
13. Lasso Tool, Polygonal Lasso Tool, Magnetic Losso Tool, Magic Wand
14. Edit- Stroke
1. Introduction to Channel
2. Creating New Channel, Save selection as New Channel, Load selection as a New Channel
Tool Box
3. Gradient Tool, Different Types of gradients
4. What is Dither?
5. Paint Bucket Tool
6. Assignment: Making Pen using gradient tool.
7. Making CD using gradient tool.
8. Eraser, Background Eraser, Magic Eraser Tool
9. Text Tool, Character Palate, Text wrap options
10. Assignment: Making Magazine Cover
1. Introduction to Masking, Add Mask to Layer, Delete Mask, Quick Mask.
2. Layer Menu- Group with Previous Layer
Pen Tool
1. Pen Tool & its uses, add & Edit anchor points.
2. Creating a Vector Mask, Make a Selection, Fill Path, Stroke Path
3. Path & Direct selection Tool
4. Custom Shape.
Layer Styles
1. Drop & Inner Shadow
2. Outer & Inner Glow
3. Bevel & Emboss
4. Satin
5. Colour Overlay
6. Gradient Overlay
7. Pattern Overlay\
8. Stroke
9. Blending Options
Tools & Menus
1. Dodge Tool, Burn tool & Sponge Tool
2. Tool Box
3. Clone Stamp, Pattern Stamp, Healing Brush & Patch Tool.
4. Tool Box & Menus
5. History Brush, Art History Brush, History Palate.
6. Crop Tool.
7. Image Menu- Rotate Canvas
8. Layer Menu- matting
Colour Theory
1. What are Primary colours, Secondary colours, Complementary colours?
2. What is Tint & Shade?
3. What are Warm & Cool colours?
4. What is Natural Gray
5. What is hue & Saturation
6. What is Brightness, Contrast, & Gamma?
7. What is Black Point, White Point, & Gray Point?
Tool Box
1. What is Colour Model?
2. What is Colour Space?
3. What is Device Independent Colour Mode?
4. Different Types of Colour Modes: (RGB, CMYK, LAB, INDEXED etc…)
5. What is Gamut?
Image Menu
1. Adjustments,
2. Hue/Saturation,
3. Desaturate,
4. Variations,
5. Posterize,
6. Threshold,
7. Invert,
8. Equalize
9. Adjustment Levels- Curves, Colour Balance, Brightness/Contrast, Replace Colour,
Selective Colour, Channel Mixer & Gradient Map
Filter Menu
1. Artistic, Blue, Noise, Render
2. Brush Stroke, Pixelate, Distort.
3. Extract, Liquify, Pattern Maker
1. Actions
2. Image Menu- Image Size & Canvas Size
3. File – Automate
4. Tool Box
5. Slice Tool
6. Eye Dropper Tool
7. Notes Tool
Tool Box
1. Different File Format
2. What are ICC Profiles?
3. File Menu- Save for Web
1. Making a scene
2. Making a CD Cover
3. Designing a Web Page
Flash workflow & Workspace
1. Introduction to flash
2. Workspace overview
3. Customize the workshop
4. Using the Stage and Tools panel
5. About the Timeline
6. Using Flash panels
a) Property inspector
b) Library panel
c) Movie Explorer
d) History panel
e) Colour panel
Working with Flash documents
1. About Flash files
2. Create or open a document and set its properties
3. View a document when multiple documents are open
4. Working with project
5. Importing artwork into Flash (Working with Photoshop PSD files (PSD file import
6. Adding media to the library
7. Work with libraries & its items
8. Working with timeline
9. Working with scenes
10 Find and replace command
11.About templates
Drawing Basis
1. about vector and bitmap graphics
2. Flash drawing mode
3. About overlapping shapes
4. Using Flash drawing and painting tools
a. Draw with the pencil tolls
b. Draw straight lines
5. Reshaping lines and shape outlines
6. Snapping (object snapping, pixel snapping, snap alignment)
7. Working with colour, strokes and fills
Working with graphic objects
1. Selection objects
2. Moving, copying and deleting objects
3. Arranging object (Stack, Align, Group, Break apart groups and object)
4. Transforming object
Using symbols, instances and library assets
1. Symbols overview
2. Types of symbols
3. Create symbols
4. Convent animation on the Stage into a movie clip
5. Duplicate symbols
6. Edit symbols
7. Working with symbol instances
Creating animation
1. Animation basics
a) Creating motion
b) Creating key frames
c) Representations of animation in the Timeline
d) Frame rates
e) Frame-by-frame animation
f) Onion skinning
g) Extend still images
h) Mask layers
2. Using Timeline effects
3. Twinned animation
4. Special effects
a) Filter
b) Animation Filters
c) Create pre-set filter libraries
5. Blend modes in Flash
6. Working with text
7. Working with sound
8. Working with video
(Macromedia Dreamweaver 8, HTML, PHOTOSHOP 7)
Basics of Internet
1. About Internet
2. Network and Connections
3. Browsers
4. Types Of Websites
5. Search Engines
6. About email and Email Client
7. Internet Services and Applications
Fundamentals of Website Layout
1. Content
2. Navigation
3. Graphical Layout
4. Accessibility
The working place
1. Welcome Screen
2. Menu Bar
3. Document Window
4. Status Bar
5. Panels
6. Property Inspector
Basics of HTML
2. HTML Tags
3. Writing a Page
4. Lists
5. Text
6. Links
7. Images
8. Tables
9. Frames
10. Forms
11. Commenting Your File
12. Background Colour
13. External Images
14. Common File types and their Extensions
Meeting the Client
1. Client Brief
2. Content and Graphics
3. Marketing Plan
4. Visual Mind Map
5. Storyboard
6. Look and feel
Starting with the website
1. Managing your Site
2. Blank HTML Page
3. Customize your workspace
Inserting Text and Graphics
1. Managing your Site
2. Formatting
3. Horizontal Rules
4. Images
Working with Tables
1. Elements of a table
2. Modes of Tables
3. Adding Content to the Table
4. Rows and Columns in the Table
5. Cells in the Table
6. Table Properties
7. Nested Table
8. Slicing the Web Layout
Linking Web Pages
1. Types of Links
2. Types of Paths
3. Linking
4. Hotspots
5. Modifying Links
6. Using CSS
1. Ways to Apply Styles
2. Types of Styles
3. CSS Styles Application
4. Editing CSS Styles
5. Working with CSS Rules
6. Apply CSS to our web page
7. AP Elements
Using Frames
1. Introduction to Frames
2. Working with Frames
3. Validating Web pages
4. Modifying Frames
5. Using the Properties panel
6. Frame Links
7. Creating frames in the website
Using sound, flash and video
1. Inserting Sound
2. Types of Flash Files
3. Inserting a Flash File
4. Inserting a Flash Video
5. Inserting Plug-in Content
Using Behaviours
1. Introduction to Behaviours
2. Applying Behaviours
3. Working with Behaviours
Creating forms
1. Introduction to Forms
2. Creation of a Form
3. Use the Properties panel
4. Using Form Object groups
5. Validating a Form
Search Engine Optimization
1. What is Search Engine Optimization
2. Basics of Search Engine Optimization
3. Using Google Analytics
Testing the Website
1. Testing your website in the browser
2. Finding and Fixing Broken Links
3. Validating Web pages
4. Adding Accessibility
5. Run, View and Save Reports
6. Uploading the Website
7. How to upload your website?
8. Testing the Website
Introduction to Templates
1. Working with a Template
2. Updating a Template

This short-term course in Graphics Multimedia Animation is accredited by Maharashtra State Board of Skill, Vocational Education and Training.


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