DOBSON — Several computer and technology classes will be offered online through Surry Community College this fall with scheduled live lectures that are recorded for students to view in the future. Students can attend the lectures or choose to watch them at a later time when their schedule allows.
C# Programming will be offered online Aug. 17 through Oct. 14. This course introduces computer programming using the C# programming language with object-oriented programming principles. Emphasis is placed on event-driven programming methods, including creating and manipulating objects, classes, and using object-oriented tools such as the class debugger. Upon completion, students should be able to design, code, test, debug, and implement objects using the appropriate environment at the beginning level. Cost is $183.
Graphic Design Tools will be offered online Aug. 17 through Oct. 14. This course provides students with an introduction to creative expression and art/design techniques in a digital environment. Emphasis is placed on designing, creating, editing and integrating visual components consisting of bit-mapped and vector-based images, drawings, banners, text, simple animations, and multiple layers. Upon completion, students should be able to design and produce a range of visual products using digital processing techniques. Cost is $183.
Intro to Digital Media will be offered online Aug. 17 through Oct. 14. This course introduces students to key concepts, technologies, and issues related to digital media. Topics include emerging standards, key technologies and related design issues, terminology, media formats, career paths, and ethical issues. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate the