Question 6: What have you learnt about technologies from
What have you learnt abouttechnologies from the process of constructing this product?
• Microsoft Word• Microsoft PowerPoint• InDesign• Photoshop• Microsoft Edexcel
I have used Microsoft word throughout my coursework: to write my essays at thebeginning of the year; to write my skills audit; to write about blogger. However, sincebeginning the process of making my product, I have found more uses for it. Before I used a Mac, I had been using the old Microsoft Word and I had no ideahow to use the updated version. But as I progressed through, I learnt how to use it. Ilearnt how to insert tables; how to insert shapes; and it also allowed me to see morethan one page at a time.
When it comes using PowerPoint, I was in the same position I was in when using Word. Ihad only used the old version and found it difficult to work my way around it. However Isoon learnt how to add new slides; how to add WordArt; and even how to addtransitions.
I have used Photoshop previously, before I joined college. However I had used it for art,not media. In school, I had only learnt basic things on there so I enjoyed learning evenmore when editing the photos for my music magazine. I have learnt how to cross processmy images:
A particular slide catching your eye?
Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.