This is the perfect course for those looking for new information and methods of teaching in an enthusiastic and absorbing environment. It is appropriate for educators at the high school and college levels teaching digital imaging, web design, and multimedia applications.
The newness of digital media technologies and the rapid pace of technological change invite a myriad of challenges in course and curriculum development. These challenges involve relating new technologies to traditional skills and aesthetics, and integrating them as visual teaching tools.
Spend a week with other educators, examining such issues as teaching methods, budgeting and funding constraints, lab ergonomics, creating challenging assignments, critiquing creative work, and the impact of emergent technologies.
An overview of the fundamental skills and theories of digital design is provided.