ADVANCE COMPUTER APPLICATION (3325102)  

Syllabus

Sr. Topics Teaching Hours Module Weightage
1
Introduction to Corel Draw software
1.1 General introduction to Corel Draw.
1.2 Objects- Creation and Manipulation
1.2.1 Drawing and Shaping Objects for flat drawing
- Drawing and Shaping Tools
- Using the Freehand Tool
- Drawing Lines and Polylines
- Drawing Freehand Polygons
- Drawing Perfect Shapes
- Reshaping Lines and Polylines
- Drawing Curves
- Reshaping Curves
- Drawing Rectangles
- Drawing Circles
1.2.2 Selecting & Manipulating Objects (Pattern creation etc.)
- Selecting and Deselecting Objects
- Moving Objects
- Copying and Deleting Objects
- Sizing Objects
1.2.3 Transforming Objects
- Mirroring Objects
- Rotating and Skewing Objects
1.2.4 Outlining & Filling Objects
- Eyedropper and Paint bucket Tools
- The Outline Tool
- Choosing Outline Thickness
- Choosing Outline Colors
- Using Fill Tool
- Uniform Fill, Fountain Fill, Pattern Fill
- Interactive Mesh fill
- Setting Outline and Fill Defaults
- Power clip
1.2.5 Arranging Objects
- Arranging Objects
- Grouping and Ungrouping Objects
- Using Snap To
- Aligning Objects
- Combining and Breaking Objects
- Welding Objects
- Using Intersection
- Using Trim
1.3 Working with Special effects and Texts for spec. sheet
- The Text Tool
- Creating Artistic Text
- Editing Text
- Formatting Text
- Setting Text Options
- Creating Paragraph Text
- Choosing Paragraph Options
- Setting Indents Using the Ruler
- Importing Text
- Using the Spell Checker
1.3 Using Symbols and Clipart
- Inserting Text Symbols
- Adding Clipart
- Modifying Clipart
2
Introduction to Photoshop software
2.1 General introduction to Drawing editor.
- Create new file
- Title bar
- Menu bar
- Image window
- Status bar
2.2 Selection tools
- Rectangular marquee tool
- Elliptical marquee tool
- Single row marquee tool
- Single column marquee tool
- Move tool
- Lasso tool
- Polygonal lasso tool
- Magnetic lasso tool
- Magic wand tool
- Crop tool
2.3 Retouching and color adjustment tools
- Healing brush tool
- Spot healing brush tool
- Patch tool
- Colour replacement tool
- Brush tool
- Pencil tool
- Clone stamp tool
- Pattern stamp tool
- History brush tool
- Art history brush tool
- Eraser tool
- Back ground eraser tool
- Magic eraser tool
- Gradient tool
- Paint bucket tool
- Blur tool
- Sharpen tool
- Smudge tool
- Dodge tool
- Burn tool
- Sponge tool
2.4 Path, selection and draw tools
- Path selection tool
- Direct selection tool
- Horizontal and vertical type tool
- Mask tool
- Pen tool
- Free form pen tool
- Add anchor point tool
- Delete anchor point tool
- Convert point tool
- Rectangle tool
- Rounded rectangle tool
- Ellipse tool
- Polygon tool
- Line tool
- Type tool
- Custom shape tool
- Eye dropper tool
- Colour sampler tool
- Measure tool
- Hand tool
- Zoom tool
- Changing back ground and foreground colour
- Switch foreground and back ground colour
2.5 Photoshop menu Bar.
- Saving the work-Scanning images into Photoshop
- Duplicating the image
- Undo-Redo
- Step back forward-Step forward
- Transform
- Creating new pattern
- Creating new brush
- Selecting and deselecting
- Setting border
- Saving selection
- Print preview
- Print
- Rulers
- Snap
- Filters
- Colour balancing
- Different colour modes
2.6 Working with text
- Orientation options
- Font family option
- Font style option
- Font size option
- Alignment option
- Text colour option
- Wrap text option
2.7 Layer Management and special effect
- Blending modes
- Opacity settings
- Lock transparent pixels
- Lock position
- Lock all
- Layer visibility
- Painting/masking indicator
- Layer thumbnail
- Add layer
- Add mask
- Create new layer
- Delete layer
2.8 Photoshop pallets
- Colour palettes
- Info palette
- Option palettes
- Swatches palettes
- Style palettes
- History palettes
- Layer palettes
3
Introduction to Adobe Illustrator software.
3.1 Illustrator: Getting Started Introduction, Workspace & Navigation
- Using the Welcome Screen
- Introducing Vector Based Paths
- Working with Layers in Illustrator
- Introducing Anchor Points
- Creating a New Document
- Repositioning and Adjusting View
- Saving the Document
- Using Color Settings
- Configuring Palettes & Workspace Rulers
- Rulers introduction
- Grids
- Gradients & Gradient Mesh
- Gradients introduction
- Using the Gradient Tool
- Applying a Gradient
- Making Color Adjustments
- Using the Eye Dropper Tool
- Creating a Gradient Mesh
- Expanding a Gradient Mesh
- Modifying Gradient Mesh Colors
- Modifying Gradient Mesh Points and Control Handles
- Applying Other Gradient Mesh Color Change
- Blending Objects into the Gradient Mesh
3.2 Illustrator Drawing, Editing and Symbol Tools Drawing with Lines and Shapes and Brushes Line
- Line segment tool
- Arc tool
- Spiral tool
- Rectangular grid tool
- Polar grid tool
- Moving lines Shapes
- Rectangle tool
- Rounded rectangle tool
- Ellipse tool
- Polygon tool
- Star tool
- Flare tool
- Using the Flip Tool to Mirror Shapes
- Combining Shapes The Pen Tools and Path Editing
- Pen introduction
- Convert anchor point
- Additional and sub anchors
- Joining anchors
- Introducing Path Transformations
- Drawing with the Pen Tool
- Cutting, Extending, and Closing Paths The Pencil Tools
- Basic pencil tool
- Smooth tool
- Eraser tool Drawing with Brushes
- Paintbrush introduction
- Calligraphic brush
- Art brush
- Pattern brush
- Loading and saving brushes
- Creating custom Brushes
- Editing your art brush stroke
- Converting Text To An Art Brush tool Cutting tools
- The scissor tool
- The knife tool Alignment and distribution
- Re-positioning art
- Object alignment Introduction of the drawing editor. Appearance and Styles
- Styles introduction
- Multiple strokes and fills
- Converting effect to shape
- Distort and transform Transparency and Masking
- Object opacity
- Creating an Opacity Mask
- Transparency Palette
- Assigning Different Opacity For Stroke And Fill
- Blending modes Blending
- Blending introduction
- Blending multiple objects
- Simple Color Gradients
- Creating Custom Gradients via Blending
- Cropping Custom Gradient Blends
- Customizing Blends for Specific Shapes
- Creating Blends Between Two Shapes
- Changing the Shape of Customized Blends