ICT - Middle Years

G6-Visual Communication

Using Adobe Photoshop

  • Working with selections
  • Working with Layers
  • Using Masks and Channels
  • Working with Type and Vector tools
  • Adjusting and processing photographs
  • Retouching and Manipulating images
  • Working in Adobe Camera Raw
  • Painting and filtering an image
  • Working in Photoshop
  • Outputting for Print and Web
Adobe certification programs / Exam objectives
Adobe Photoshop CS5 Classroom in a Book
Download a free trial of Photoshop CS5 Extended

G7-Video Communication

Using Adobe Premiere Pro

  • Setting up projects and sequences
  • Acquiring Media Assets
  • Editing footage in Premiere
  • Working with effects and transitions
  • Creating titles
  • Working with audio
  • Producing output from Premiere
Adobe certification programs / Exam objectives
Adobe Premiere Pro CS5 Classroom in a Book
Download a free trial of Adobe Premiere Pro CS5.5

G8-Rich Media Communication

Using Adobe Flash

  • Planning and designing Flash applications
  • Creating and managing assets
  • Creating Flash interactive and visual output
  • Programming with Action Script
  • Testing Flash applications
  • Publishing and deploying Flash applications
Adobe certification programs / Exam objectives
Adobe Flash Professional CS5 Classroom in a Book
Download a free trial of Flash Professional CS5.5

G9-Web Communication

Using Adobe Dreamweaver

  • Understanding Web technologies
  • Managing sites
  • Working in Design view
  • Working in Code view
  • Working with assets
  • Designing pages with CSS
  • Testing Web pages and sites
  • Working with dynamic content
  • Document Production using Word
  • Presentation Authoring using PowerPoint
Adobe certification programs / Exam objectives
Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 Classroom in a Book
Download a free trial of Dreamweaver CS5.5

G10-Data Analysis & Manipulation

Using MS-Excel & Access

  • Create a data model
  • Test the data model
  • Enter data and Formulae
  • Select subsets of data
  • Adjust display features
  • Produce a graph or chart
  • Produce a report
  • Save and print data
IGCSE information and communication Technology