Readings

Course readings for CAPP 30523.

Most of the readings are fromTeach Yourself Adobe Flash CS3 Professional in 24 Hours,
By Phillip Kerman.© 2007 by Sams. ISBN: 0672329379.

The other readings are articles that deal with the four dimensions of multimedia.

Session Topic Reading
1 Basics pp. 3 - 32
2 Drawing and Painting Original Art in Flash pp. 33 - 70
3 Importing Graphics into Flash pp. 71 - 92
Using the Library for Productivity pp. 93 - 118
4 "Perfecting your Personas" – Kim Goodwin, Aug. 1, 2001 (article)
5 Controlling Color pp. 119 - 142
Applied Layout Techniques pp. 143 - 158
6 "How Do People Evaluate a Web Site's Credibility?" (abstract)
Stanford U. Persuasive Technology Lab, Nov. 11 2002
(article)
7 Understanding Animation pp. 159 - 172
Animation the Old-Fashioned Way pp. 173 - 188
8 Using Motion Tweens to Animate pp. 189 - 208
Using Shape Tweens to Morph pp. 209 - 222
Including Sound in Animations pp. 223 - 246
9 "Aesthetic Universals" – Denis Dutton 
from The Routledge Companion to Aesthetics, 2002
(article)
10 Using Layers in Animations pp. 247 - 270
Nesting Animations in Movie Clip and Graphics Symbols pp. 271 - 284
Creating Special Effects pp. 285 - 306
11 [Midterm] (none)
12 "Interactivity: A Forgotten Art?" – Roderick Sims,
January 27, 1997
(article)
13 Basic Interactivity pp. 307 - 332
Introducing Components pp. 333 - 350
Using Components pp. 351 - 366
14 "What Is Web 2.0?" – Tim O'Reilly, September 30, 2005 (article)
15 --- (none)
16 Advanced Animation Techniques pp. 459 - 480
17 Using Video pp. 367 - 392
18 "Usability 101: Introduction to Usability" – Jakob Nielsen,
Alertbox, August 25, 2003
(article)
19 Linking to the Web pp. 393 - 414
Publishing a Creation pp. 481 - 506
20 Designing a Website to Be Modular pp. 415 - 428
21 "User Experience" pp. 27-54 in Apple Human Interface Guidelines, 
Apple Computer, January 15 2008
(article)
22 "Reuters Closes Second Life Bureau, but (Virtual) Life Goes On"
Mark Glaser, Mediashift (PBS), February 19, 2009
(article)
23 "Anshe Chung Becomes First Virtual World Millionaire"
Press release, Nov. 26,2006
(article)
24 "Second Earth," - Wade Roush,
MIT Technology Review, July-August 2007
(article)
25 --- (none)
26 [Final Exam] (none)
Citation: zmadden. (2007, July 10). Readings. Retrieved April 24, 2014, from Notre Dame OpenCourseWare Web site: http://ocw.nd.edu/computer-applications/applied-multimedia-technology/readings.
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