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Adobe Flash CS3 Professional: ActionScript 3 Essentials

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Description

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Get up and running on the newest version of ActionScript, which is included with Flash CS3. If you are new to ActionScript 3.0, this series shows you how to make your Flash applications more dynamic by using the scripting language to add interactivity and control effects. If you are already familiar with ActionScript 2 from Flash 7 or 8, our video tutorials help you make the switch with minimum effort with updates about the new changes in naming, syntax and Class structure.

The student will have access to this course for 1 year. This self-directed course can be completed within 90 days or sooner depending on time and learning capabilities of the student.


Outcomes

By completing this course you will:

  1. Review the Panel basics in ActionScript 3 and see how to set up the ActionScript preferences using the Reference Library and the Script Selection panel.

  2. Learn how to use dot syntax notation and how to write ActionScript 3 structures, and find out how to debug them when things go wrong.

  3. Discover how to use properties and methods for ActionScript 3 built in classes for complete control of MovieClips, TextFields and Sounds.

  4. Build event handlers for ActionScript 3 built-in classes to add interactivity and respond to both user generated events as well as program events like sounds and data loading.

  5. Make and use your own custom classes so you can modify existing classes like custom buttons, and get more reusability from your applications and animated MovieClips.


Assessment

Project files are included with this course to aid in your learning. There are no exams or tests.

course quick facts
course code DED
cost $99.00
estimated time to
complete course
9 Hours
course materials
available
90 Days