COMD1162-OL45, Raster & Vector, FALL 2020

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COMD1162-OL45, Raster & Vector, FALL 2020
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Professor(s)
Department
Communication Design
Course Code
COMD1162
Semester / Year
Fall 2020
Course Description

In this course, students will learn concepts and applied theories of digital media and the two fundamental graphic forms: raster and vector digital images and will define and describe similar and contrasting factors in each kind of image. The comparison will also recommend the best practice, specification or standard for using a specific form in a specific application. The course will include basic digital imaging terminology, and techniques including size, resolution, color space and file elements, measurements and file formats. Students are introduced to digital imaging concepts through software such as Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator on the Macintosh operating system. Scanning and digital photography are integrated into lesson plans.
4 cl hrs, 3 cr