Higher Education

Adobe Flash Creative Cloud Revealed Update, 1st Edition

  • includes CourseMate Printed Access Card
  • Jim Shuman, MBA Bellevue Community College (Emeritus)
  • ISBN-10: 1285843606  |  ISBN-13: 9781285843605
  • 656 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2013, 2011, 2010
  • © 2014 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $62.25
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About

Overview

Your Adobe Creative Cloud package includes two components: 1) Online access to Adobe Creative Cloud updates on your CourseMate product, and 2) the CS6 edition of your Adobe book. CourseMate enriches your learning with thorough, chapter-by-chapter summaries of the new Adobe Creative Cloud release. Author-created video introductions cover each chapter's learning objectives, emphasizing their importance for the contemporary design professional. Flashcards, quizzes, and games are also included. Your printed book covers fundamental concepts, starting with the workspace and proceeding logically and intuitively to more advanced topics. Step-by-step tutorials and user-friendly design result in a resource that is comprehensive, clear, and effective. Contact your Learning Consultant to learn more about how CourseMate can enhance the way you teach and your students learn. The online Creative Cloud content updates are for the June 2013 release of Adobe Creative Cloud.

Additional Product Information

Features and Benefits

  • Meticulous Coverage: Leaving nothing to question, ADOBE FLASH CS6 REVEALED identifies and examines all features new to Adobe Flash CS6, enhancements to current features, and the basics of ActionScript 3.0.
  • Systematic Instructions: Step-by-step descriptions and tutorials demonstrate how to create, modify, and enhance Flash files, while colorful illustrations, images, and screenshots clarify further for students.
  • Convenient Data: Available online, these data files engage readers and give them the tools they need to develop creative Flash applications.
  • Skill-Building Projects: Extensive end-of-chapter projects reinforce lessons and build critical skills when students apply them to real-world situations.

Table of Contents

1. Getting Started with Adobe Flash CS6.
2. Drawing Objects in Adobe Flash.
3. Working with Symbols and Interactivity.
4. Creating Animations.
5. Creating Special Effects.
6. Preparing and Publishing Applications.
7. Importing and Modifying Graphics.
8. Building Complex Animations.
9. Using ActionScript.
10. Using ActionScript to Enhance User Experience.
11. Adding Sound and Video.
12. Planning and Developing Mobile Applications.
13. Working with Components. (online only)

What's New

  • Chapter updates available through CourseMate provide full coverage of new Creative Cloud features.
  • New author-created video introductions cover each chapter's learning objectives, emphasizing their importance for the contemporary design professional.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

CourseMate Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285843622 | ISBN-13: 9781285843629)

CourseMate brings course concepts to life with interactive learning, study, and exam preparation tools that support the printed textbook. This CourseMate will provide you with information on all of the new features and tools of Adobe CS software, as well as state-of-the-art instructional videos provided by Total Training that are assignable and tightly integrated to each chapter. Total Training, Inc. is a pioneer in innovative online and DVD-based training for leading creative design, digital video, and office productivity software programs.

List Price = $66.00  | CengageBrain Price = $66.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $66.00

Student Supplements

CourseMate Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285843622 | ISBN-13: 9781285843629)

The more you study, the better the results. Make the most of your study time by accessing everything you need to succeed in one place. Read your textbook, take notes, review flashcards, and take practice quizzes--online with CourseMate. This CourseMate will provide you with information on all of the new features and tools of Adobe CS software, as well as state-of-the-art instructional videos provided by Total Training that are assignable and tightly integrated to each chapter. Total Training, Inc. is a pioneer in innovative online and DVD-based training for leading creative design, digital video, and office productivity software programs.

List Price = $66.00  | CengageBrain Price = $66.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $66.00

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Meet the Author

Author Bio

Jim Shuman, MBA

Jim Shuman is Faculty Emeritus at Bellevue College in Washington, where he taught Flash and Web Development courses, and directed a team of multimedia developers and Web specialists supporting the faculty's use of technology. His industry experience includes website and application development using Flash, as well as managing a team to develop interactive courseware. He has written several textbooks on technology, including ADOBE FLASH CS6 REVEALED. In addition to an MBA, Mr. Shuman holds certification in Adobe Flash.