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|Type of software||What||Link to online learning video|
|3ds Max||Modeling, animation, and rendering solution used by 3D artists and designers to create visual effects, cutting-edge games, and design visualizations.||3ds Max video tutorial|
|Acrobat - Adobe||Distributes, reviews, and archives PDF files created from a variety of sources, including specialized software applications. PDF's are often used across the internet for their small file size, easy distribution and review in the freeware Adobe Acrobat Reader.||Acrobat Adobe video tutorial|
|After Effects - Abobe||Motion graphics and visual effects software for film, video, DVD, and the web.||After Effects video tutorial|
|AutoCAD - Autodesk||Design and drafting software that allows you to create a single drawing efficiently and deliver an entire set of coordinated drawings.||AutoCAD Autodesk video tutorial|
|Cinema4D||3D graphics software for special effects, video games, industrial and automotive... loads of rendering options.||Cinema4D video tutorial|
|Dreamweaver - Adobe||Discover how to build websites, prototypes, and more with this industry standard editor.||Dreamweaver video tutorial|
|Excel - Microsoft||Spreadsheet package: turns data into information that can analyse, communicate, compare and share results.||Excel video tutorial|
|Fireworks - Adobe||Lets users import files from all major graphics formats and manipulate both vector and bitmap images to quickly create graphics and interactivity. Images can be easily exported to Dreamweaver, Flash and third-party applications.||Fireworks video tutorial|
|Flash Professional - Adobe||Vector based software that allows designers and developers to integrate video, text, audio, and graphics into a single (or several) swf files. Good for interactive presentations and application user interfaces - especially web-based.||Flash Professional video tutorial|
|Final Cut Pro||Delivers high-performance digital nonlinear video editing, native support for virtually any video format, and facility-class extensibility and interoperability.||Final Cut Pro video tutorial|
|Illustrator - Adobe||
Industry standard vector-based drawing and illustration software to express ideas visually in print, on the Web, and in any other medium with EPS and PDF integration.
|Illustrator video tutorial|
|Indesign - Adobe||Page layout and design software for print. Part of the Adobe creative suite. Drag and drop Photoshop and Illustrator files into programme.||Indesign video tutorial|
|Maya||3D graphics software for special effects, video games, industrial and automotive... loads of rendering options. Interaction and integration with AutoCAD, Photoshop and Illustrator. Offers tools for placing visualizations into life-like settings. Motion, in the form of weather, steam or smoke effects makes for dynamic visualizations. Maya can also be used to add realism to 2D graphics.||Maya video tutorial|
|Photoshop - Adobe||Industry standard image editor and image creator - seamless integration with ImageReady for web graphic output.||Photoshop video tutorial|
|PowerPoint - Microsoft||Creates presentations using text, graphics and multimedia.||PowerPoint video tutorial|
|Premiere Pro - Adobe||Nonlinear and linear video editing and production software.||Premiere Pro video tutorial|
|Word - Microsoft||Word processing software for all your text documents, essays and dissertations.||Word video tutorial|
|Wordpress||Discover how to establish a web presence quickly and easily without having to download software.||Wordpress video tutorial|
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