Intro to Processing
Instructor: Chandler McWilliams
Saturdays February 14 & 21, 2009 // noon to 4pm
Mondays February 16 & 23, 2009 // 7pm to 10pm
Course Description: Processing is a programming language and environment built for the media arts and design communities. It is created to teach fundamentals of computer programming within a visual context and to serve as a software sketchbook. It is used by students, artists, designers, architects, and researchers for learning, prototyping, and production. More information on Processing can be found at www.processing.org.
Non-members : $250
Members receive a discount on all class fees. You can become one here!
Members : $225
What you’ll need: computer (laptops are nice). Windows or OSX.
Lab: Each meeting will consist of a lecture and lab, with an emphasis on hands on programming
Lesson 1: Introduction
The Processing Environment
Drawing to the Screen
Lesson 2: Interactivity I
Mouse and Keyboard Input
Control Blocks (for, while, etc.)
Lesson 3: Interactivity II
Image Processing (Accessing the Pixel Buffer)
Arrays and Objects
Lesson 4: Advanced Topics