This course is an introduction in engineering, drawing and animation, which allows students the opportunity to explore creatively the power of the computer in the area of design and graphics. Students will learn and practice a variety of techniques and styles exploring the diverse capabilities of the computer as required in occupations ranging from engineering, architectural, interior decorating, fashion design and especially the new fields of 3D animation, special effects and video games creation. Software used in this program include: the industry standard Engineering software AutoCAD, the highly acclaimed animation program 3D Studio MAX, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Premiere, which will be used in this course to create exciting and interesting drawings and animated videos. This course will also provide an opportunity to learn about computer setup, maintenance and configuration as well as photographic enhancement and video production.