-Graphic & Web Design



CTEC Online Registration Information

Fall Semester/First Quarter Classes start week of  8/27/2018

Online Registrations starts 6/29/2018 at 9am

Walk in Registrations starts 8/17/2018 at 8am

Second Quarter Classes start week of 10/29/2018

Online Registrations starts 10/5/2018 at 9am

Walk in Registrations starts 10/12/2018 at 8am

 

Please contact our CTEC office for class availability. 
Contact us at 562-229-7960 ext. 25014, 25100 or 25109.



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Digital Photography/Lightroom
The digital imaging class is designed to help you learn how to purchase and operate a digital camera, take better pictures, transfer the pictures to your computer, burn a CD, and edit the pictures using Adobe Lightroom CC.  Discover the various ways to display your photos online.  Camera is required. (Additional fee for book).


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Poirier 8/27 - 10/26 Mo Tu We Th Fr 12:40 PM - 02:40 PM $40.00 View

Dreamweaver Part I
Adobe Dreamweaver CC. Learn how to build digital interactive web sites.  Students will learn how to create and format pages, navigation bars and buttons, insert Flash movies and animations, add multimedia, insert hyperlinks, pictures and create tables.  Work with frames, forms and layers and upload files to the Web to publish a web site. Prerequisite:  Web Design fundamentals. (Additional fee for book)

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18 - &up Muto 8/27 - 10/26 Mo Tu We Th Fr Varied $40.00 View

Editing Photos with Photoshop and Lightroom: Basics and Beyond
The organizing and processing of photos can be frustrating.  This class gets rid of the frustration and opens up the way for fun and profit.  Learn a foolproof organizational system using Lightroom and move on to tips, tricks and keyboard shortcuts in both Lightroom and Photoshop.  Retouch like a pro!  Create complex composites with filters, text and special effects by mastering layers; build awesome photo albums, both print and web; geotag, sort and group your photos by location; work with automation, panoramas, videos, 3D - and that is just the beginning!

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18 - &up Richey 8/28 - 10/25 Tu Th 05:50 PM - 09:00 PM $40.00 View

Illustrator - Introduction to Vector Graphics
Learn the ultimate industry standard drawing and illustration program.  This is a beginning course devoted to helping students achieve a basic comfort level working in the Illustrator environment.  It is project based and covers printing industry fundamentals, raster vs. vector art, color theory, typography, vector drawing and logo designs. (Additional fee for book)

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18 - &up El-Soudani 8/27 - 10/26 Mo Tu We Th Fr 12:40 PM - 02:40 PM $40.00 View

InDesign Part I
Adobe InDesign CC. Learn how to design books, magazines and other print documents.  This is a beginning class, which covers printing industry fundamentals, desktop publishing basics, page layout and color theory.  Projects include designing business cards, menus, brochures and forms. (Additional fee for book)

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H08
18 - &up Muto 8/27 - 10/26 Mo Tu We Th Fr 08:00 AM - 10:00 AM $40.00 View

Live TV Studio: Narratives, Interviews, and Performances

In this course, students will learn to shoot interview sequences with Over the Shoulder and Reverse Angle Two Shots, as will as single person Talking Heads in which the goal is story telling: creating a narrative.  Basic editing techniques will be taught using the live switcher and Adobe Premiere.  Basic lighting, audio and video production techniques will be taught.  Learn how to insert graphics and other video sources live into the production flow to complement the stories that students share for the interviews.  Students who have performance talents will also have the opportunity to volunteer to work with the class collaboratively to do a live studio shoot of a performance.  Students will also learn green screen techniques including compositing the performer into different source footage or backgrounds.  Basic lighting, audio and video production techniques will be taught. 

Prerequisites: Computer Essentials or Social Media for Business and Keyboarding recommended.




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18 - &up TBD 8/27 - 10/26 Mo Tu We Th Fr 08:00 AM - 10:00 AM $40.00 View

Photoshop Part I
This is a beginning course for photographers,future graphic designers, and hobbyists.  No experience in Photoshop is necessary.  Projects will focus on individual tools, tonal corrections, and manipulating text.  For the final project, students will colorize their own black and white photographs. (Additional fee for book)

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18 - &up Poirier 8/27 - 10/26 Mo Tu We Th Fr Varied $40.00 View

Premiere - Video Editing Fundamentals
Learn how to perform basic editing functions while familiarizing yourself with the user interface.  By the end of the course you will fully understand how to make a video from start to finish.  The process will begin with logging and organizing footage and more in three-point editing of video and audio to create a rough cut.  Student will also learn to refine the edit with trimming techniques using the ripple, roll, slip, and slide tools.  When the cut is complete student will be able to put the finishing touches on the video with special effects and color corrections.  Last step will be to output for YouTube, Blu-ray and/or DVD.


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18 - &up El-Soudani 8/27 - 10/26 Mo Tu We Th Fr Varied $40.00 View