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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Movie Poster Tutorial for multimedia, Creative & Media level 2 students

This long Movie Poster Tutorial for multimedia, Creative & Media level 2 students is part of a two weeks tutorial for Level 2 Multimedia, I will be including students’ material, to be used and a brief later. The duration for this tutorial is 4 hours, and students will have to produce a basic movie poster using props that they will download from the Internet. I  have attached a movie demonstration for students. It is important that teachers demonstrate their own techniques during the tutorial and go through tools with the students.

Movie Poster Tutorial for multimedia, Creative & Media level 2 students

Lesson Objectives;

  • Create a movie Poster using tools and functions of the software
  • Saving images
  • Research into movie Posters

Duration: 4 hours

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Art discovery project for Multimedia Creative & Media level 2 and portfolio builder

Art discovery project for Multimedia Creative & Media level 2 and portfolio builder (Gustav Klimt)

This is the second part of a 6 weeks Art discovery project for Multimedia Creative & Media level 2 and portfolio builder. The tutorial teaching students about different art movements and artists, this lesson is targeted at level 2 groups (NOCN, BTEC, CITY & GUILDS). This tutorial sample is a good base for students to start demonstrating creativity. Teachers have to implement their own techniques with this material.  This tutorial last for 6 weeks, because students have to produce different digital art prints by themselves to build their own portfolio. A sample student material will be available to download at a later date.

Lesson Objectives;

  • Demonstrating confidence in building an image from scratch  according to brief using artwork imaging software
  • Demonstrating creative flair and understand of art
  • Efficiently explain and defend design ideas through challenging  Q&A. Document activities  (report, log book, sketch book)

Duration: 4 hours
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Making a Club Flyer for Multimedia Level 2

Creative tutorial for Multimedia, Creative & Media, Media students on the level 2 course. Learning to design promotional flyers. Formative activity for level 2 Multimedia, Creative & Media, Media students. Design promotional flyers, learning material, class activities. Video attached at the end.

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