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Adobe Creative Cloud encompasses world-class apps and services for video, design, photography, and the web. Apps used by students and staff include InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Spark, and Premiere. ASU students, faculty, and staff can access Adobe Creative Cloud for free by requesting access.
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ASU Sync provides students with technology-enhanced, fully interactive remote learning using live lectures via Zoom. This approach can be combined with in-person instruction to accommodate students in various circumstances and enable social distancing measures in classrooms, or as stand-alone technology. It offers the benefits of face-to-face instruction in an interactive group learning environment.
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Asynchronous | Synchronous
Backward design aims to design courses around the skills and knowledge that students should have by the end of the course. By outlining the objectives and planning based on learning outcomes, students can stay engaged in course content and understand material better.
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