Adobe Flash CS6 - Introduction

Category: Adobe Training
Course duration: 2 days

Adobe FlashCS6 - Introduction

Two day: Instructor-Led

Course Objective

You will build Flashmovies using advanced features of Flash CS6 and ActionScript 3.0.

Target Student

This course is intended for Flash designers and developers who want to master the skills required to develop robust applications and movies using Flash CS6 along with ActionScript 3.0.

Audience Profile

This course is intended for graphic designers, web developers, print professionals, photographers and animators who use Adobe applications as part of the job role.


To gain the most from this course, students should havea working knowledge of the computer, or have equivalent knowledge. They must also have a desire to expand their knowledge of ActionScript 3.0 as this programming language is an intricate component of Flash.

Course Outline:

Lesson 1 - Getting Acquainted

  • Getting to Know the Workspace
  • Working with the Library Panel
  • Understanding the Timeline
  • Organizing Layers in a Timeline
  • Using the Properties Inspector
  • Using the Tools Panel
  • Undoing Steps in Flash
  • Previewing your Movie
  • Modifying the Content and Stage
  • Saving and Publishing your Movie
  • Resources for Using Flash

Lesson 2 - Working with Graphics

  • Understanding Strokes and Fills
  • Creating Shapes
  • Making Selections
  • Editing Shapes
  • Gradient and Bitmap Fills
  • Making Patterns and Decorations
  • Creating Curves
  • Creating Transparencies
  • Creating and Editing Text

Lesson 3 - Creating and Editing Symbols

  • Importing Illustrator Files
  • About Symbols
  • Creating Symbols
  • Importing Photoshop Files
  • Editing and Managing Symbols
  • Changing Size and Position of Instances
  • Changing the Color Effect of Instances
  • Understanding Blend Effects
  • Applying Filters for Special Effects
  • Positioning in 3D Space

Lesson 4 - Adding Animation

  • Understanding the Project File
  • Animating Position
  • Changing the Pacing and Timing
  • Animating Transparency
  • Animating Filters
  • Animating Transformations
  • Changing the Path of Motion
  • Swapping Tween Targets
  • Creating Nested Animations
  • Using the Motion Editor
  • Easing
  • Animating 3D Motion
  • Previewing the Animation

Lesson 5 - Articulated Motion and Morphing

  • Inverse Kinematics
  • Constraining Joints
  • Inverse Kinematics with Shapes
  • Armature Options
  • Morphing with Shape Tweens
  • Using Shape Hints
  • Simulating Physics with Inverse Kinematics

Lesson 6 - Creating Interactive Navigation

  • About Interactive Movies
  • Creating Buttons
  • Understanding ActionScript 3.0
  • Preparing the Timeline
  • Adding a Stop Action
  • Creating Event Handlers for Buttons
  • Creating Destination Keyframes
  • Creating a Home Button
  • Playing Animation at the Destination
  • Animated Buttons

Lesson 7 - Understanding Text

  • Understanding TLF Text
  • Adding Simple Text
  • Adding Multiple Columns
  • Wrapping Text
  • Hyperlinking Text
  • Creating User-input Text
  • Loading External Text

Lesson 8 - Working with Sound and Video

  • Using Sounds in Flash
  • Understanding Flash Video
  • Using the Adobe Media Encoder
  • Encoding Options
  • Playback of External Video
  • Working with Video and Transparency
  • Embedding Flash Video

Lesson 9 - Loading and Controlling Flash Content

  • Loading External Content
  • Removing External Content
  • Controlling Movie Clips

Lesson 10 - Publishing Flash Documents

  • Testing a Flash Document
  • Understanding the Bandwidth Profiler
  • Adding Metadata
  • Publishing a Movie for the Web
  • Publishing a Desktop Application
  • Publishing for a Mobile Device
  • Keeping Organized with Projects

Guaranteed to Run

2018-03-20 09:00 to 2018-03-23 17:00
Palm Beach County Florida (Instructor-Led)
2018-03-19 09:00 to 2018-03-23 17:00
Secaucus, New Jersey (Virtual Instructor-Led)
2018-03-01 09:00 to 2018-03-02 17:00
Palm Beach County Florida (Instructor-Led)

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