ART 112 :: Introduciton to Digital Arts
Fall 2013 @Kapiolani CC

31178, 31179
Credit Hours:
A., Garcia
Instructional Mode:
Instructional Mode:
08/26/2013 - 12/20/2013
Course Requirements:
Please check your MyUH portal email and the course website twice a week for announcements about this course and for UH system announcements.

The NMA Lab houses all the resources needed to complete the course, should you choose an alternate method of working (such as working on your own computer with the trials) and if malfunctions occur, you are expected to use the NMA lab resources to complete your assignments.
Course Prerequisites:
ENG 21 and ENG 22 or equivalent (qualification for ENG 100) or instructor approval.

Recommended Preparation:
ART 115 and basic computer competency skills.
Course Description:
An introduction to digital technology and its applications in the production of visual art.

Emphasis will also be placed on developing an
aesthetic criteria for evaluation.

No text is required, but a book(s) that covers some of the fundamentals in the most current version of Photoshop, Illustrator, and Flash is recommended if you're having difficulty with instruction delivery format for the course.

Recommended Text:
Adobe Creative Suite 6 Design & Web Premium All-in-One For Dummies by Jennifer Smith, Christopher Smith, Fred Gerantabee, ISBN: 978-1-1181-6860-8
Technical Requirements:

Minimum Computer Hardware/Software Requirements:

Students are required to have access to high speed internet, own their own computer OR make time to use the NMA lab for completing assignments using the CS6 version of Adobe CS Photoshop, Illustrator, and Flash, or own a computer capable of installing the 30-day trial versions of these software programs (as instructed at appropriate times during the semester.) As a student, you are also able to purchase the required software at highly discounted educational rates through the UH bookstore.
Additional Notes:
For additional information and project definition, please contact the instructor via email (
Thursday, October 17, 2013 10:31:57