Term 6 – Computer Graphics


In this unit you will learn how to use a bitmap graphic editing package called Adobe Photoshop.  You will use it to enhance digital images and create a logo.  You will also use a piece of desktop publishing software called Microsoft Publisher – this will allow you to take your logo and create a menu.  You will also learn about graphics hardware and have a chance to use a digital camera and scanner to capture appropriate images for your menu.  You will also use a package called Adobe Fireworks to produce an animated banner that could be used on a website.

Lessons 1 and 2 – Hardware for Graphics
Lesson 3 – Faking It
Lesson 4 – Image Manipulation
Lesson 5 – Chip Shop Logo
Lesson 6 – Chip Shop Menu
Lesson 7 – Using Graphics Hardware
Lesson 8 – Chip Shop Animated Banner

Year 7 Computing Graphics is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. This unit (except for lessons 3 and 4) is (c)2015 Belper School and Sixth Form Centre.  Lessons 3 and 4 are (c)2011 Smart Learning and are licenced to Belper School and Sixth Form Centre – these lessons are only accessible from Belper School computers.