ActionScript Training - Intermediate

Level: Intermediate

Duration: 3 days

Cost (ex VAT)

Company: £515

Self-funding: £435

Online: £395

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Overview of the course
This class is designed to take your already existing ActionScript knowledge to the next level. You will learn more about the advanced and complex features of ActionScript, work on real-life examples and understand how to approach different types of problems you may encounter when writing code.

This course is for…
Those who already have a basic working knowledge of ActionScript and now want to take their skills further by exploring many of its advanced features.

In order to attend this course, you should have already completed the ActionScript Beginner level or have equivalent knowledge. Students who have some level of exposure to other languages such as JavaScript will also benefit from their existing knowledge.

About the application
ActionScript lets you design and code your own website, using complex interactions and it is primarily used for the development of websites and applications targeting the Adobe Flash Player platform. When working with Flash has its limitations, ActionScript takes over and lets you create almost any type of interactivity you can imagine. 

Object-Oriented Programming
  • Inheritance
  • Encapsulation
  • Polymorphism
  • Interfaces
Best Practices
  • Document Class
  • SWC Compilation
  • Flash/Flex integration
Design Patterns
  • What are design patterns?
  • Implementing design patterns
Dynamically Creating Content
  • Creating the design
  • Settings
  • Accessibility
  • Working with children
  • Rollover interactions
Custom Events
  • Previewing a product
  • Dispatch from a view
  • Constructing the component
Using FlasVars
  • Data from HTML into the movie
  • Working with XML filenames
  • Breakpoints and debugging
Creating an Audio Player
  • Designing the player
  • Creating the events
  • Loading and playing sound
  • id3 tag
  • Controlling the audio levels
Working with Pop-ups
  • Adding and removing a pop-up
  • Applying a transition to pop-ups

Group Bookings

If you make a booking for three or more people to the same course, you can claim an additional 15% discount for each student from the original price of this course.

Education and Non-profit Organisations

If you are working for a non-profit organisation or an educational establishment, you can claim an additional 15% discount on all our courses.

Training Credits

Our Training Credits Scheme is the most cost-effective way to train your entire team. With this scheme, you buy training days up front and use them over one year. To see full details, visit our Training Credits Page.

Early Bird

If you book this course 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 university students and those who work as freelancers.

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