FMGT 1301 - Tenative Schedule

Blue dates indicates Online Meeting Days

Month

Day

Topic

Reading from text

Special Notes

Assignments Due

January

11

syllabus, 1st proj., word

 

Watch videos on Word and Graphic design

 

 

13

ppt lesson, ppt proj., criticism

 

Watch videos on PPT

 

 

18

MLK

 

 

 

 

20

research lesson

 

Watch videos on critiques

Word proj

 

25

ch. 1, intro to photoshop, VLAB;
Brushes, image adjustments

14-21

Files: https://www.bloomsbury.com/cw/fashion-and-textile-design-with-photoshop-and-illustrator-2e/project-files/

quiz

 

27

Ch 2; lasso tool, custom brushes, transformations, review flag project

22-31

 

ch1

February

1

ch 4; paths

40-49

 

ch2,  PPT Prog

 

3

ch 3; magic wand, layers, layer adjustments

33-39

 

ch4 , quiz

 

8

Masking lesson

 

Watch masking videos

ch3

 

10

searching, Acrobat & apps, finding images

 

Watch searching vids. CAN watch Acrobat vids.

Flag/T-shirt proj

 

15

Snow Day

 

 

 

 

17

Snow Day

 

 

 

 

22

ch 6; repeats pt1, review print project;
ch 7; colorways

64-77; 78-89

 

Masking homework, quiz

 

24

ch 8; fills, textures, more layers;
ch 9; intro to Illustrator

90-103; 105-119

 

ch6, ch7

March

1

ch 10; geometry & repeats

120-131

 

ch8, ch9

 

3

ch 11; print repeats (illustrator & general)

132-143

 

ch10, quiz

 

8

Spring Break

 

 

 

 

10

Spring Break

 

 

 

 

15

ch 12; combining Ps & Ai, filters

144-163

 

ch11, quiz

 

17

ch 13; blob & art brushes

164-171

 

ch12

 

22

ch 14; combining shapes

172-183

 

ch13, quiz

 

24

Flats; basic T- shirt

 

Watch flats videos

ch14

 

29

Flats; tracing a photo

 

 

Print Proj

 

31

Flats

 

 

flats #1, quiz

April

5

Easter Mon

 

 

 

 

7

Flats

 

 

flats #2, quiz

 

12

ch 16

210-225

 

flats #3

 

14

Excel

 

Excel Videos

ch 16, quiz

 

19

Excel

 

 

Flats proj

 

21

InDesign; intro & basic layouts

 

Can watch InDesign Videos

excel #1

 

26

InDesign

 

 

Cost Sheet Proj, CP #1

 

28

InDesign

 

 

InDesign#1, quiz , CP #2

May

3

Final, Monday 10:45 am

 

 

Final project Due