William M. Pegram
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ITE 170 Schedule - Section 003,005N - Spring 2010

The schedule will be updated with links to homework exercises and additional material as the course progresses.  The most current copy of this schedule can be found on the course web site at www.billpegram.com. Material, including quiz dates, below the X below is tentative; students should not work on assignments shown below the X since the assigment may change.

  Week Class Topics Reading/Homework Due (more will be added as course progresses) 
  1/11, 1/14

XHTML Tutorial (reading)


  1/21, 1/25

CSS Tutorial (reading)

  1/28, 2/1
  • CSS validator
  • DW site definition
  • Page Properties, Files menu, meta tags, code and other views
  • Importing documents from Word or Excel
  • Font types, fonts, size, and hexadecimal color
  • Special characters, Spelling, Find and Replace, Saving
  • FTP Files from Dreamweaver CS3 video
Biography Assignment (due dates shown at left). text pp. 1-52
  2/4, 2/15 (2/8 and 2/11 cancelled due to snow)
  • Creating Inline, Embedded, and External Stylesheets and applying them
    • Using Property Inspector
    • Using CSS Styles Panel
    • Using Format>CSS Styles
  • Editing Styles in Dreamweaver
  • Attaching an Existing Stylesheet in DW
  • RGB color
  • Using CSS Layouts
  • Alignment, Indentation, Creating Lists, History Panel
  • Code Inspector, Code Hints, Tag Inspector
  • Creating Links in Dreamweaver
text pp. 53-100
  2/18, 2/22
  • Device Center
  • Files Panel
  • Check Browser Compatibility
  • Checking Links
  • Background Color, Horizontal Rules
  • Bitmap and vector images
  • Fireworks - Overview of Select, Bitmap, Vector tools
  • Changing the View, Fit Canvas
text pp. 101-132, Dreamweaver assignment (due at end of day a week after class dates shown at left)
  2/25, 3/1
  • Resizing and cropping images in Fireworks
  • Bitmap Selection Tools in Fireworks
  • Creating images with Vector Tools in Fireworks
  • Inserting Inline Graphics and setting properties in DW (pp. 166-172)
  • Making inline image into a link in DW (p. 169)
  • Inserting Background Image in DW
  • Create ImageMap in DW (pp. 180-183)
Fireworks assignment (due at end of day a week after class dates shown at left) pp. 133-156, 165-179
  3/4, 3/15
  • Image Rollovers in DW
  • Navigational Bars in DW
  • Templates and Library Items in DW
  • Tables with DW
p. 180-228
  3/18, 3/22
  • Quiz on Topics to Date (HTML, Dreamweaver, Fireworks)
  3/25, 3/29
  • Review of Quiz
  • Forms with DW
  • Flash workspace - changes from CS3
  • Flash Drawing tools - pencil, Ink bottle, oval and rectangle, brush
  • Flash drawing models - merge and object
  • Creating gradients
  • Frame by Frame Animation
  • Publishing movie from Flash and Inserting swf from Dreamweaver
pp. 229-242, 271-290
  4/1, 4/5 Flash Short Assignment 1 (due one week after the dates shown at the left),
  4/8, 4/12
  • Motion and Classic Tweens, Motion Guide, and rate of tween
  • Importing Bitmaps into Flash
  • Animating Bitmaps (Tweening alpha)
  • Masks and animated masks
  • Handout discussing today's topics
  4/15, 4/19
  4/22, 4/26
  • Review last quiz
  • Flash quiz
X 4/29, 5/3
  Thurs 5/6, Monday 5/10 Final (at regular class time):  
    Material below was used in a previous ITE 170 class; only some of this material will be used for the current class and the assignments below are likely to be changed  
    DW Assignment (due at end of day a week after class dates shown at left)
    Flash Short Assignment 2
  • Image Formats and Compression
  • Working With Bitmaps (Importing and Compressing, importing sequences, converting bitmaps to vectors)- import1.jpg


  • Input Text (cont.
Flash Assignment 3
  • Sound
  • Components and Forms, Video, Publishing and Exporting

Last revised: April 29, 2010