Generally, anything having to do with computer hardware, software, or networks used to store, create, secure, exchange, or access digital data is known as information technology. At Creative Holiday the courses offered under Information Technology include; Graphic Design, Web Design, Creative Coding, Computer & Internet Literacy and Cartoon Making.
Graphic design is the activity of creating visual concepts, by hand or by using computer software, to communicate ideas that inspire, inform, or captivate people. Children love to express themselves, and are designers by nature; whether making posters for school, deciding what to hang in their rooms, or creating personalized notebook covers. This course gives a stunning introduction to the ways in which a designer communicates his or her ideas to the world. Children will love its playful spirit and belief that the world looks better when you look at it differently.
This course will explain the following:
Difference between vertical lines and horizontal lines, The effect of cropping a picture to make it beautiful or, cropping it even more to make it mysterious and compelling. How different colors signify different moods. The art of typography, including serifs and sans serifs, kerning and leading. In this course, you will learn about composition, typography, logo design, color theory and more. At the end of this course students will be able to create graphics primarily for published, printed or electronic media, such as brochures, campaigns, events and advertising.
Throughout this course, children will learn the fundamentals of Web Design and start creating their own pages. At the end of this course, children would have acquired a good understanding of what web design is all about, and have the ability to take it further, if they so wish.
This course allows kids to focus on both creative and problem solving aspect of coding.
Computer and Internet Literacy
Literacy has always been important for success in school, work, and life in general, and unless our society undergoes a drastic change it will always be important. However, literacy in the 21st century isn't just about being able to read and write fluently. As essential as that is, many have argued that computer literacy is just as important in our modern world. This course will teach Microsoft Office, effective Use of the Internet for Research and Social Media.
With this course, kids will be able to create and publish their very own digital cartoons.