Course Outlines

Presentation Techniques II — IDES 1241

  1. Course Description
    • Credits: 3.00
    • Lecture Hours/Week: 2.00
    • Lab Hours/Week: 1.00
    • OJT Hours/Week: 0
    • Prerequisites: None
    • Corequisites: None
    • MnTC Goals: None
    This course covers computer based design visualization practices. These practices will be focused on the appropriate industry needs. Students will utilize computer based color application techniques to create rendered presentation drawings. Three-dimensional computer modeling processes and digital image editing will be employed. Strategies for effective visual presentations will be integrated into course work, including electronic presentation layouts. Verbal presentation skills will be utilized.
  2. Course Effective Dates: 8/27/12 – Present
  3. Outline of Major Content Areas
      As noted on course syllabus
  4. Learning Outcomes
    1. Acquire skills in Adobe InDesign
    2. Acquire skills in Adobe Photoshop
    3. Acquire skills in Google SketchUp
    4. Apply electronic layout program
    5. Apply graphics editing software program
    6. Apply modeling software program
    7. Evaluate color and value effects in 3D drawings
    8. Evaluate presentation graphics
    9. Evaluate shadow and lighting effects in 3D drawings
    10. Evaluate visual presentation techniques
    11. Explore brand imaging
    12. Generate presentation graphics
    13. Identify a layout software program
    14. Identify a modeling software program
    15. Identify a pixel-based software program
    16. Identify an object-based software program
    17. Identify design drawing tools
    18. Identify perspective drawings
    19. Identify presentation tools
    20. Identify rendering tools
    21. Utilize verbal presentation skills
  5. Minnesota Transfer Curriculum Goal Area(s) and Competencies
  6. Learner Outcomes Assessment
      As noted on course syllabus
  7. Special Information
      None noted