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Getting Started with Adobe in the Classroom

Starts Nov 16, 2017

How can you inspire creativity in your digital classroom? In this course, un…

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Get Started with Graphics

Starts Jan 21, 2019

Learn and teach the fundamentals of graphic design with Adobe tools.

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Get Started with Imaging

Starts Jan 21, 2019

Learn and teach the fundamentals of digital imaging with Adobe tools.

Self-paced Course

Get Started with Digital Storytelling

Starts Jan 21, 2019

Learn and teach the fundamentals of digital storytelling with Adobe tools.

Self-paced Course

Get Started with Publishing

Starts Jan 21, 2019

Learn and teach the fundamentals of digital publishing with Adobe tools.

Self-paced Course

Get Started with Video

Starts Jan 21, 2019

Learn and teach the fundamentals of video with Adobe tools.

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Visual Design: Introduction

Visual Design: Foundations of Design and Print Production is a project-ba…

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Getting started with Adobe Lightroom CC

Adobe Lightroom CC is an all-in-one photo service that makes it easy to…

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Analyzing websites

Analyzing websites to inform design decisions is a common practice am…

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How to create page layouts in InDesign

Adobe InDesign allows designers to create rich typographical and intera…

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Assessment

ACA Exam Study Guide: Graphic Design & Illustra…

Use this study guide to prepare for the Adobe Certified Associate Grap…

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Digital Asset

Storyboard template

This is a storyboard template I use for the planning of any visual project - videos, animations, photography, flash projects, etc. It is adapted from classic storyboard templates to include the rule of thirds. I have found that this results in students naturally following the 'rule of thirds' when composing their shots even if this hasn't been explicitly covered. Also, I often tell my students, as a good rule of thumb, to storyboard about 20 to 30 shots per minute of film. Overall this generally results in better composition overall and a more engaging end product. I have included links to Mike Browne's introduction to the Rule of Thirds, Brett Lamb's shot type examples, and a South Australian tourism advert that employs these concepts quite beautifully. Mike Browne Brett Lamb Baross ...

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Designing Creativity in the Higher Education Curricu…

Explore ways to design your instructional activities so you can use Adobe tools to stimulate creative st…

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Harnessing Mobile Learning for Creativity

Harness the power of mobile learning and take your students’ creativity to the next level with Adobe Spark ap…

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Exploring Creativity in Today’s Classroom

Learn why creativity is vital in driving student success and how you can promote creativity among students…

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Managing the Creative Classroom

Consider ways to structure and manage your classroom to foster and catalyze creativity. Showcase your…

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Telling the Story of Your Institution: The Basics

Explore best practices for telling your institution’s story. This self-paced workshop is the first in a seri…

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Combine images and text to create compelling designs

Learn quick tips to create better compositions, and then try them out with sample images and text.

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Working with type in Illustrator

I created this file as a way to reinforce early AI users on working…

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Writing in the Humanities: Cultural Studies Zine Usi…

This learning module encourages students to translate what they've l…

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Using 3D in Illustrator to create a Body Soap - Bas…

This is a brief and simple tutorial to make your students learn how to u…

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Facilitation Materials: Getting Started with Ado…

These training facilitation materials are designed to accompany the Get…

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Technical Tutorial

Photoshop CC - Editable Text Masks

I show you how to create a mask using a text layer and an image. Thi…

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Technical Tutorial

Photoshop Ninja Moves 2: Content Aware Scale

Great 1 to 2-minute tutorials for Photoshop-curious starters.  I designed these videos to build self-efficacy fast in new users at Full Sail University.  In this video, you'll extend an image that needs a little more content to the side.

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