Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The course aims to teach students the ways in which
Flash can be used as the core component in a rich
media web site.

Learning outcomes

1. Understanding of the Flash interface
2. Understanding of the uses of Flash
3. Understanding of basics in Actionscript
4. Understanding of the potential of rich
5. Understanding of different formats and elements
used in Flash
6. Ability to use multimedia in Flash

Course contents

- The Flash interface
- Paint tools in Flash
- Creating Flash movies
- Actionscript
- Developing rich applications
- Production in small groups
- Multimedia in Flash

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Previous course names


Additional information


Recommended or required reading

Material available in itslearning, Arcada Learning
management system

Study activities

  • Lectures - 30 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 30 hours
  • Small-group work - 10 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 40 hours
  • Internet-based studies - 23 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment methods

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)
  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio


Scherbakov-Parland Andrej


Shcherbakov Andrey

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until date 2014-12-31

Assessment methods

  • 2012-10-26 - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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