To learn advanced software skills through self-guided video tutorials on Lynda.com and in-depth research. To become proficient with digital tools for productivity and communication. To become independent lifelong learners.
Every week, you will be assigned video tutorial(s) on Lynda.com (see playlist). Completed Lynda tutorials will be graded pass/fail (based on the quality of your submission).
Note: Credit will be given each week only if your assignment is uploaded to Cobra's dropboxes on time.
Watch any of the following movies and write a brief review when you post your homework assignment. Talk specifically about the animation in the film, i.e. composition, style, technique, design, sound, use of visual elements (line, shape, color, light). Make a recomendation to your fellow classmates on whether this is a movie worth studying.
|Grading Rubic||All components completed||Most components completed||Some components missing|
|Excellent content and clarity of thought (with no spelling/grammar errors)||5 Stars||4 Stars||3 Stars|
|Good content and clarity of thought (and/or some spelling/grammar errors)||4 Stars||3 Stars||2 Stars|
|Poor content (and/or many spelling/grammar errors)||3 Stars||2 Stars||1 Star|
Students whose scores average 4 stars or more will receive a passing grade for each assignment (pending instructor review).
Your initial post is due Thursday at 11:30pm every week. You must also respond to your teammates' posts by the following Saturday at 11:30pm.
Note: Homework assignments are graded pass/fail. Credit will be given each week only if both the initial post and responses are completed on time.