Animation and Interactivity with Action Script


Programme Description

Programme Overview

Contemporary society is characterized by the development of digital technologies, which offer currently building tools easy to use since they are highly intuitive.

This has allowed the development of digital products attractive, but not always with sufficient knowledge about what is being generated. It is desirable that an experienced professional in the digital field, which dominates the fundamentals of design and new media programming, including interactive resolved by 2D animation and object-oriented programming.

For this reason, ICONOS (Research Institute for Communication and Culture), develops a specialty in Animation and Interactivity with Action Script, with the aim of preparing specialists in this field of work in booming emerging.

This specialty curriculum studied 9 subjects a year and required to attend one day a week classes because we care that our students keep working, so they can put into practice the knowledge acquired in this postgraduate.

General Objective

To train specialists to generate animated 2D solutions, considering the design of their interfaces and object-oriented programming with Action Script, to design digital interactive media.

Particular Objectives

• Distinguish the basics of 2D animation and interactivity for digital media design.

• Relate the characteristics of 2D animation and interactivity resources digital audio and video, for the development of digital multimedia.

• Select management processes, development and production of interactive media for the development of simple and complex multimedia projects.

• Recognize the building blocks of programming languages with Action Script, to compose and reconstruct digital multimedia documents.

• Integrate the principles of research to support the design of animated productions and interactive 2D.

• Identify the variables and informative communication of digital multimedia, interactive animations based on 2D.

• Apply 2D multimedia resources for designing animated interfaces, web pages, game design, designing creative presentations, among other possibilities.

• Grounding 2D multimedia work from ethical formulations, to enhance the development of the workplace.

Student Profile

Graduates with degrees in Communication or similar names, Graphic Design or similar names, marketing, computer systems or similar names. Also in systems engineering or similar names. Other degrees and engineering can enter as long as they justify their relationship to the content of the curriculum of the specialty. It must demonstrate a preparatory course for those coming from other fields of study.

Outcome Profile

The graduate of this specialty will have knowledge of 2D digital animation and its Action Script programming language for the development of digital interactive media. Also, link the audio and digital video, multimedia development are encouraged. Building also known for developing scripts to animation is not complex, as the processes of pre-production and postproduction 2D interactive animations, applied in the development of interfaces for websites, microapplicator educational games, corporate presentations, etc.

Develop skills in the selection process, its planning and management towards the design of multimedia interactive animated 2D, considering the needs of customers, users and context. Also for selecting tools and use their languages object-

oriented programming in teams of interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary work.

Build an attitude of responsibility and commitment to develop digital projects; Identification and understanding of the social context in which it operates and which will lead its digital products, leadership in order to target development projects 2D interactive animated multimedia.

Entry Requirements

-- Submit application for membership in the specialty.

-- Title of degree (original and copy).

-- Professional Card or proof of process (original and copy).

-- Certificate of studies to substantiate that have been covered 100% of the credits of the degree (original and copy).

-- Birth certificate (original and copy).

-- Average minimum of 8.0 in undergraduate studies. Failure to have this average, it may review the case through the Technical Council Scholar.

-- 6 passport-size photographs black and white.

-- Curriculum vitae with documents attesting.

-- Letter explanatory why you want to enter the specialty.

-- Interview with the coordinator of the specialty.

-- Letter of recommendation from school, or academic supervisor.

Foreign students should submit all documents validated by the SEP, duly translated and legalized by the Ministry of Education, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Consul of Mexico in the country where the studies, and immigration document.

Last updated Jan 2018

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ICONOS - Research Institute for Communication and Culture, is an academic field dedicated to developing research and teaching programs in fields of culture and communication, especially digital. This ... Read More

ICONOS - Research Institute for Communication and Culture, is an academic field dedicated to developing research and teaching programs in fields of culture and communication, especially digital. This space has high regard for quality, which is why brings together specialists interested in contributing to knowledge and dissemination of culture in these areas we consider so relevant. Guideline Develop processes for higher education in the areas of communication, culture, and humanities, promoting and disseminating knowledge and universal art, and to investigate, create and communicate knowledge in our society through various forms and educational resources. Objectives 1. To provide teaching in higher education in the cognitive domain, and professional discipline of Communication and Culture. 2. Offer courses, diploma courses and specializations in the fields of communication and culture training for people with average technical professional or qualified as required in specific areas and intends to develop its activities with high efficiency, quality, and innovation. 3. Offer graduate studies in the fields of communication and culture to train professionals and researchers with high technological and academic level, able to solve critical problems in the social and professional field, thanks to excellent training, with a solid conceptual and multidisciplinary. 4. Offer doctoral programs in the fields of communication and culture to educate researchers and producers of knowledge at a higher level capable of solving crucial social problems. 5. Developing research activities in various perspectives and in multiple models and methodological strategies, linked by the common string of rigor and quality. 6. Developing projects and basic research programs in the fields of communication and culture in its various disciplinary fields and in their relative, multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary: from anthropological, aesthetic, semiotic, hermeneutic, linguistic, iconological, etc.., As well as part of the research lines developed by the faculty of graduate programs, for students in their educational process, or as institutionally defined formulations. Principles In ICONOS the principles are axiological senses who order our way of being and which, at the same time, guide our actions. 1. Ideological and epistemological pluralism.2. Argumentative dialogue as the foundation of the academic community.3. Free thinking.4. Critical thinking.5. Human and social responsibility.6. Academic Freedom. Teaching Strategies In ICONOS we know that the knowledge must be related to practice in the sense of contributing to solving the problems that arise in the workplace. We rely on teaching models that are based on the extensive knowledge of our teachers through the outstanding practice of professional practice and research. We use a teaching based on personal attention, aided by work in small groups of students and leading-edge technological resources. Plant Teachers We have a very high-quality teaching staff with experience in the private and public. Academics and researchers gathered in ICONOS have outstanding careers in university teaching both at postgraduate areas, such as research and professional production. All our teaching staff has degrees, and most have masters or doctors at prestigious institutions national and international level. In ICONOS, we realize that our society needs to clarify, systematize, and interpret their resources, structures and cultural dynamics and the communication, so we support the training of high-level professionals. Read Less