This class will cover the basics of animation in Flash, with an emphasis on Flash concepts and functionality. Experience with other types of Adobe software is a plus, though not a requirement for taking this class. During this course we will cover the following topics:

  • Identifying and customizing the Flash workspace
  • Creating and modifying shapes
  • Importing and using graphics
  • Using text in Flash animation
  • Applying motion tweens to create basic animation
  • Experimenting with motion presets
  • Organizing your project by using layers
  • How and when to use a Stop action
  • Publishing a Flash file