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Topic Activities/Assignments Video Full Screen Video Download
Personal introductions
Introduction to the course .
Flash interface basics Video #1: Flash interface basics
Start work plan.
Drawing and color tools, Keyframes, Layers, Animation
Video #2: Drawing Tools and Animation (Tweens)
Video #3: (optional) Assignment 1 Spoiler
Work Plan (introduction and goals only)
Symbols and instances, Animation
(Tweens continued).
Video #4: Tweens, Motion Guides, and Custom Easement
Video #5: Symbols and Ink Bottle
Video #6: (optional) Assignment 2 Spoiler
Bitmaps, buttons, ActionScripting. Video #7: Bitmaps, Buttons, and Action Scripting
Video #8: (optional) Assignment 3 Spoiler
Work Plan (add: client, scope, target audience, limitations, finished products, and timeline)
Control structures, variables,
commenting code & debugging.
Video #9: Variables, Control Structures, and Debugging
Video #10: (optional) Assignment 4 Spoiler
Work Plan (add: storyboards, revise previous sections and prepare completed work plan).
Movie clips, Dot Syntax,
Object Hierarchies
Video #11: Movie Clips, Object Heirarchy, Dot Syntax
Video #12: (optional) Assignment 5 Spoiler
Drag & Drop Video #13: Drag and Drop, Dynamic Text
Video #14: (optional) Assignment 6 Spoiler
Embedded Items Video #15: Embedded Items
Note there is no Assignment 7 Spoiler
Sound & Video Video #16: Sound and Video
Video #17: Video Codecs
Video #18: (optional) Assignment 8 Spoiler
Publication and Optimization
Video #18: Publish and Preload
The assignment for Publication and Optimization has been removed.
Taking flash on the road
(development for mobile devices)
Video #19: Going Portable (with some additional odds and ends)
The assignment for mobile development has been removed.
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