May 30, 2020  
2006-2007 University Catalogue 
2006-2007 University Catalogue [Archived Catalogue]

EMDI 110 - Computer Concepts

A conceptual and hands-on course that introduces the student to the foundations of digital processes in the arts. Experiences in this course include basic spreadsheet usage, database search techniques, digital photography including RAW file processing, scanning, image processing, composting, and basic page layout techniques. The course includes an introduction to professional online services via Dialog, as well as advanced search strategies using the Web. Software usage includes Microsoft Word, Excel, and the Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign). Students are given assignments in each of the software environments as well as supplemental weekly readings. No prior computer experience is required. Formerly EM 110

Credits: 3 cr, 3 hrs