As a web developer it is essential to give your users an engaging experience when visiting your site. Thus far, you have probably created straightforward HTML or Flash flies with simple animations using prebuilt components. In this course, you will create rich internet applications with Adobe Flash using ActionScript. The site you create will pull data from external sources, so it will respond to user choices based on the information in those files. You will also manage forms, perform calculations, and tailor the interface using ActionScript programming.
You will create Flash-based movies that contain graphics, text, and animations using ActionScript. The target student is the professional who wants to be an advanced developer of media technologies, on a path towards programming and web development. Target customers are advertising agencies, marketing agencies, production houses, and design- or media-focused departments within larger corporations.
Before taking this course, students should have taken the Adobe® Flash®:Level 1 course or have equivalent knowledge
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Use basic ActionScript code
- Manipulate components with ActionScript
- Work with movie clips
- Add data to your application using built-in classes
- Re-use code with functions
- Connect to external data
- Build a navigation system
- Manage user data with forms