Unit Use Tools and Equipment for a Practical Activity Assignment

This unit has 2 learning outcomes.

Unit Title: Use Tools and Equipment for a Practical Activity GLH: 18
Level: OneCredit Value: 2Submitted  date: 30/06/11Deadlines: 12/07/11
Unit Code: HC1/1/QQ/018 QCDA Unit Reference Number: K/600/3245
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Creative Media Foundation Intro to WordPress Lesson 1

This is the first part of a 3 weeks tutorial teaching students about creating their own online gallery using a simple content management system. At this stage my students have already had an introduction to www.wordpress.com creating their own personal blog (all my students including Level 1 music media and Level 2 multimedia). Nevertheless, this tutorial sample is a good base for students to start taking control of their website, producing their own portfolio, making decisions,choice on different plugins/themes to use to change the appearance of the website. A sample student material will be available to download at a later date.

Lesson Objectives;

  • Demonstrating confidence in building pages and posts using dashboard (WordPress)
  • Researching and Planning for their own online portfolio

Duration: 1.30 hour
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Making a logo using a Photograph as prop with Level 1

For Level 1 Music & Media

Making a logo using a Photograph as prop with Level 1 students. The tutorial supports students understanding how to use props from the internet and make a logo. For this example we have used a dragon image.

Subject: Artwork Imaging – Theme: Logo Design (simple)

Students will learn about technology based terms, concepts, as well as making inform decision with designing their own logo.   A variety of technologies will be used. Students will analyze and evaluate the results.

Lesson Objectives;

Making a logo using a Photograph as prop with Level 1

  1. Complying with the law – Examine the issues with imaging
  2. Understanding and Researching the purpose of  a logo
  3. Create bitmap images  (logo), using appropriate design elements such as color scheme, lines, consistency, type, and style.
  4. Change dimension, color, resolution, and save
  5. Reflect and think of how the above learning is going to be use in summative assignment

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