Adobe Flash Professional Certification - ACA
Duration: 1 hour
Cost: £175 or £75 with any course
Adobe Certification: Opening Doors of Opportunity
They say that opportunity knocks but once. Well, we politely beg to differ. With Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) certification, Docklands Media uniquely positions you for broad opportunities in today’s challenging job market. So when opportunity (cleverly disguised as a hiring manager) comes knocking—you’ll be ready.
Adobe Certified Associate (ACA): Interactive Media Using Adobe Flash Professional
Adobe software sets the worlds standard in powerful digital design tools. And while users enjoy creative freedom and precise control in bringing high-impact digital communications to life, students who certify proficiency in Adobe software enjoy the added opportunity to prove their expertise.
Stand Out From the Crowd
The ACA certification validates your technical abilities and demonstrates proficiency. Adobe’s ACA certifications are based on research about digital communication skills required by industry, government, and education. The exam objectives reflect the expertise needed to be successful communicators in today’s digital world. This industry-recognised certification program ensures that you are acquiring the knowledge and abilities valued in today’s workplace. For institutions seeking to keep curriculum vitalised and relevant, certification plays a critical role in bridging classroom learning to real world application.
Below is a list of topics that you are expected to know before taking the Adobe Flash Professional ACA exam:
Setting Project Requirements
Identify the purpose, audience, and audience needs for interactive media content
Identify interactive media content that is relevant to the purpose of the media in which it will be used (websites, mobile devices, and so on)
Understand options for producing accessible interactive media content
Demonstrate knowledge of standard copyright rules (related terms, obtaining permission, and citing copyrighted material)
Understand project management tasks and responsibilities
Communicate with others (such as peers and clients) about design and content plans
Identifying Interactive Media Design Elements
Identify best practices for designing interactive media content for desktop and mobile browsers, applications, games, and HD video
Demonstrate knowledge of design elements and principles
Identify general techniques to create interactive media elements that are accessible and readable
Use a storyboard to design interactive media elements
Organise an interactive media design document
Understanding the Adobe Flash Professional Interface
Identify elements of the Flash Professional interface
Use the Property inspector
Use the Timeline
Adjust document properties
Use Flash guides and rulers
Use the Motion Editor
Understand Flash file types
Identify best practices for managing the file size of a published Flash or HTML document
Building Interactive Media Elements by Using Flash Professional
Make interactive media content development decisions based on your analysis and interpretation of design specifications
Use tools on the Tools panel to select, create, and manipulate graphics and text
Import and modify graphics
Adjust text properties
Create objects and convert them to symbols, including graphics, movie clips, and buttons
Understand symbols and the library
Edit symbols and instances
Create animations (changes in shape, position, size, colour, and transparency)
Add simple controls through ActionScript 3.Import and use sound
Add and export video
Publish and export Flash documents
Make a Flash document accessible
Evaluating Interactive Media Elements by Using Flash Professional
Conduct basic technical tests
Identify techniques for basic usability tests
The ACA exams are run on a regular basis. Please contact us to find out more about the dates and available time slots.
If you make a booking for three or more people to take the same exam, you can receive a 15% discount from the overall cost.
Education and Non-profit Organisations
If you are working for a non-profit organisation or an educational establishment, you can receive a 15% discount from the overall cost.
Training credits do not apply for certification exams.
If you book this exam at least three months in advance, you can claim 15% discount from the original price.
Students and Freelancers
We know how difficult it can be to try and self-fund a course – that’s why we introduced a 15% discount to all students and those who work as freelancers.