Workshop: Flash CS4 - Level 1

Course ID - CTD0196               

Short Title:  Flash CS4

 Audience    All Employees
Length of Workshop:       15 hours 

In this course, students will create and manipulate a wide variety of objects ranging from simple graphic designs to complex animation sequences using the Adobe Flash CS4 application.


As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Explore the Flash environment, interface, and panels 
  • Use Flash drawing and painting tools
  • Work with objects and images
  • Import bitmap images, use compressions, and trace bitmap features
  • Create and modify text and convert text to shapes.
  • Create and edit symbols and instances
  • Become familiar with animation tools and features and create an animation
  • Work with multiple layers and create a layer mask animation
  • Explore the ActionScript language
  • Create and manipulate graphics in your Flash Document
  • Add text and Flash components to your Flash Document
  • Animate graphics using different techniques
  • Add interactivity to your Flash document using buttons
  • Work with movie clips
  • Add audio to a movie
  • Add video to a movie for creating dynamic animations in Flash
  • Publish Flash documents



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Registration information
Course ID: CTD0196
Course Title: Flash CS4  
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.