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Using visuals to to communicate data and statistics in an engaging way is a skill that is increasingly in demand. Students in this class will learn the best practices around information visualization and how to translate data into a compelling visual story.

Online - Asynchronous
Feb 23 - Mar 29
Online - Asynchronous
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How do market forces shape the way we live, work, and even play? Students in this class look at business through a designer’s eye to understand the interplay between producers and consumers, governments and people, stockholders and stakeholders, man and the environment, and how all of these factors interconnect and ultimately direct how our products, processes, and systems are created.

Online - Asynchronous
Jan 20 - May 12
Online - Asynchronous
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Build your website to work with multiple devices and screen sizes: laptops, tablets, and smartphones.

Online - Asynchronous
Jan 20 - May 12
Online - Asynchronous
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Sketchnoting is creative and visual notetaking. In this class, students will learn to playfully combine images, symbols, colors, and text while taking notes.

Online - Asynchronous
Feb 23 - Mar 29
Online - Asynchronous
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This class will cover research, ideation, and application related to branding; publications; systems; signage; mapping; and other information architecture projects.

Online - Asynchronous
Jan 20 - May 12
Online - Asynchronous
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In this class, students learn how to create visually appealing, well-organized web pages using HTML and CSS, the fundamental languages for creating content and style on the web.

Online - Asynchronous
Jan 20 - May 12
Online - Asynchronous
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This class will introduce students to server-side/backend web development via PHP and the Wordpress content management system (CMS).

Online - Asynchronous
Jan 20 - May 12
Online - Asynchronous
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Bringing back one of our most popular classes, this week we’ll explore the powerful women who lived in the Old West, from Native Americans to European pioneers, to artists like Georgia O’Keefe, all while having a blast sculpting and painting our own wildly imaginative faux (spoof) western wear outfits. 

What will your honky-tonk fashion statement be? A pair of bright red cowgirl boots adorned with a self-portrait? A purple polka-dotted 10 gallon hat? A western-inspired skirt with the world’s longest fringe?

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Aug 4 - Aug 8
9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. (with a half-hour lunch)
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This class focuses on the Media Arts division, highlighting the majors of Photography and Filmmaking.

Students will work in MCAD studios and labs to hone their technical skills and define their point of view. Participants will create advanced projects in both digital photography and filmmaking and build their media arts portfolios using the same state-of-the-art equipment and facilities that MCAD degree-seeking students use. / Facilities fee of $25 and materials fee of $50 in addition to class tuition.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Aug 4 - Aug 8
9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (with a half-hour unsupervised lunch)
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Create mysterious and magical suspended and standing forms inspired by animals and plants of the natural world. Students will sculpt and build with branches, twigs, leather, and found objects. 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Aug 4 - Aug 8
9:00 a.m.-noon
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