CGA 103 Design, Type, Color Fall 2014 Professor Malinconico Login to the Computers User Name is: First letters of your first name First six or seven letters of your last name Same Login User Name and Password as the RCGC Portal Password: ??? Course/Program Web Site Open Web Browser – Firefox Start Menu: www.cgarcgc.com Intro to the Course Syllabus Course Goals and Objectives Grading Course textbooks and materials Projects Portfolio Course Web Site How to Get a GREAT grade ! Syllabus Keep in your Class Notebook This is the reference for the entire class. Reference for Class Grading This is the basic contract for the course Course Grading Class Participation/Attendance Lab Work Projects Quizzes/Exams Required ! Course textbooks and materials Required Textbooks Note book Folder USB Flash/Key Drive*** Must have by next week !!! Projects Course Projects Are designed to demonstrate your understanding of the concepts and build your knowledge and application of the design concepts covered in this class. Portfolio - CGA Majors It is required that all CGA student create and maintain a portfolio of work developed in each class including your art and CGA classes Please get a separate folder and USB Flash drive or Hard Drive to save these items into during this class and other classes ! CGA Course Intro CGA @ RCGC Web Site www.cgarcgc.com Course Web Site The course web site provides you all the information regarding: What we are doing in class Homework Lab Assignments Due Dates How to contact the Professor ! CGA Course Intro Check the Course web site: Not sure of a date Not sure of a lab Not sure of a project Not sure of a quiz Need to contact the Professor Before asking the Professor… Check the Course web site! CGA Course Intro Check the Web Site! www.cgarcgc.com How to Get a GREAT grade ! Come to Class Every week prepared to work and learn Read textbook – Chapters each week Complete homework, labs and projects On Time Spend at least two hours working on this course outside of class CGA Course Intro Any Questions???? There are not stupid questions…only stupid people who don’t ask questions !!! CGA Course Intro Saving Your Work 1) USB Flash Drive 2) Home Drive on the Network 3) Email it to yourself CGA Course Intro Saving Your Work Losing your files is not an excuse for not submitting your labs or projects Losing your flash drive is not an excuse My dog ate my flash drive is not an excuse. SAVE your work often ! CGA Course Intro Save your Work Save your work to your USB Flash Drive AND save it to your Home Drive (H) Save your work from your USB drive to your Home computer Be scared of loosing your work !!! Back Up your Work Questions??? ???????? GCC E-Learning Login File Submit CGA Course Intro To submit your Labs and Projects This course used the RCGC E-Learning System to submit your files for grading Assignment have due date, once the due date has past, you will loose one letter grade! Once the drop box closes, you have to ask the Professor permission to submit an assignment. CGA Course Intro Naming your work for Submitting and Grading! Last Name project name.app ending Example: Malinconicocollage.psd Malinconicocollage.rif Malinconicocollage.jpg Do NOT name your files: Projectone.rif Projectone.jpg CGA Course Intro Sign onto E-Learning Sign into the RCGC Portal Click on the E-Learning Icon Find the CGA course Find drop box icon Questions??? ????????