October 21, 2020

Coastal Bend College

The latest official news from CBC!

Coastal Bend College Introduces Online Course: Introduction to Illustrator CS6

Coastal Bend College has a program that makes it easy to take high-quality, noncredit online courses. Coastal Bend College has partnered with ed2go to offer hundreds of online, instructor-led courses and is pleased to announce the launch of “Introduction to Illustrator CS6.”

Participants will go step-by-step to learn how to use Illustrator CS6 with confidence. In this course, you will learn how to add color, create shading effects and apply different brushstrokes and add other special effects like a 3D drawing. Photoshop and Illustrator both have strengths which make moving designs back and forth easy.

This course is part of Coastal Bend College’s growing catalog of more than 300 instructor-facilitated online courses. Through well-crafted lessons, expert online instruction, and interaction with fellow students, participants in these courses gain valuable knowledge at their convenience. They have the flexibility to study at their own pace combined with enough structure and support to complete the course. And they can access the classroom 24/7 from anywhere with an Internet connection.

New sessions of each course run every month. They last six weeks, with two new lessons being released weekly (for a total of 12). courses are entirely Web-based with comprehensive lessons, quizzes, and assignments. A dedicated professional instructor facilitates every course; pacing learners, answering questions, giving feedback, and facilitating discussions.

Other courses available through ed2go follow.

Photographing Nature with Your Digital Camera

Jump into the world of nature photography! In this course, you’ll master taking beautiful outdoor photos of everything from landscapes to specific nature items such as water, flowers, trees, animals, and more. Along the way, you’ll learn all about digital camera equipment, telephoto photography, and even macro photography. With plenty of examples and opportunities to share your work, you’ll be shooting breathtaking photos in no time!

 

Start Your Own Small Business

Do you have a dream of starting your own business? This class will help you learn how to start a business including the marketing techniques and financing options available. The resource most overlooked in starting a business is time, which is where a time-management technique will come in handy.

 

To learn more, call Coastal Bend College at (361) 354-2768 or go to www.coastalbend.edu/ce for more information.