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Readings on Software ("Practice"):

Class Notes

Mac OS X.3 (Optional Textbook) -

If you are new to Mac OS X, be sure to read Chapters 2 and 3 first.
Chapter 4: aliases (page. 104-5); Recent Items (page 108); Finder (pages 109-115)
Chapter 5: using Applications in Mac OS X
Chapter 13: Using Sherlock
If you work on your own system, check out Chapter 18 on Preferences.
Later in the semester, we will explore TextEdit (Chapter 7) and Mac-Unix (Chapter 17).

Microsoft Word: (Optional Textbook) --

Learning the basics: Chapters 1-6
Inserting Text and Multimedia: Chapter 7
Tables: Chapter 9
Later in the semester we will explore data merges and related tasks which are covered in chapters 10 and 11.

Photoshop - Part I -- CS2 Edition (CS3 Edition pages to follow)

Chapter 1: Pages 1-11; Page 24 -- Photoshop Interface
Chapter 2: Pages 33-37: -- Photoshop Color
Chapter 3: Pages 57-58; 61; 65; 78-80; 83; 85-88 -- Creating and Saving Files
Chapter 6: Pages 91-95; 102 -104 -- Pixel Basics
Chapter 8: Pages 124-128; 132-136 -- Selections
Chapter 12: Pages 183-186; 189 -- Choosing Colors
Chapter 14: Pages 211-212; 226 -- Brushes

Photoshop - Part I -- CS3 Edition

Chapter 1: Pages 1-9; Page 20 -- Photoshop Interface
Chapter 2: Pages 27-34: -- Photoshop Color
Chapter 3: Pages 53; 54; 58-60; 75; 83-85 -- Creating and Saving Files
Chapter 6: Pixel Basics
Chapter 8: Pages 118-119; 122, 129 -- Selections
Chapter 12: Pages 185-188; -- Choosing Colors
Chapter 14: Pages 215, 217, 225 -- Brushes

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Photoshop - Part II - Animation - CS2 Edition

Chapters 2, 5, 6, 7, 10, 12, 14, 17, 18, 23

Photoshop - Part II - Animation - CS3 Edition

Chapters 1, 6, 7, 10, 12, 14, 17, 18, 20, 21

Dreamweaver - CS3 Edition

Chapters 3, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 12,


Readings on Systems ("Principles"):

These slides are adapted from Computers Are Your Future by Bill Daley and published by Prentice Hall.See the Syllabus for full bibliographic information.


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