Sep 23, 2018  
2011-2012 University Catalogue 
    
2011-2012 University Catalogue []

EMDI 110 - Computer Concepts

3 credits
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 such as LexisNexis as well as advanced search strategies using the Web. Software usage includes Microsoft Office suite 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.