Welcome to IMD 120 Principles of Computer Graphics. This course will focus on a variety of multimedia and computer based graphics fundamentals. These core concepts will be built upon in future Interactive Multimedia Design courses at FTHC. Students will begin by defining multimedia and exploring how computer graphics have evolved over the years. Visual communication, usability and interactive design concepts will be introduced. Static and time-based media will be explored as well as industry standard terms and concepts relating to computer based graphics.