About Me

Academic CV

Summer 2013 Design CV

I am working on a MS in Software Development at Boston University. The courses I am/will take are:

  • METCS 300: Foundations of Modern Computing (Fall 1: 2017)
  • METCS 521: Information Structures with Python (Fall 2: 2017)
  • METCS 682: Information Systems Analysis and Design (Spring 1: 2018)
  • METCS 526: Data Structures and Alogrithms (Spring 2: 2018)
  • METCS 622: Advanced Java Programming (Summer 1: 2018)
  • METCS 683: Mobile Application Development (Summer 2: 2018)
  • METCS 665: Software Design and Patterns (Summer 2: 2018)
  • METCS 701: Rich Internet Application Development (Fall 1: 2018)
  • METCS 634: Agile Software Development (Fall 2: 2018)

I have taken a number of courses from UCLA Extension en route to the Design Communication Arts certificate:

  • Photoshop
  • Photoshop II
  • InDesign
  • Illustrator I
  • Illustrator II
  • CSS I Web Development for Designers
  • CSS II Web Development for Designers
  • Dreamweaver II: jQuery and Javascript
  • Introduction to Digital Photography
  • Intermediate Digital Photography
  • Design Fundamentals
  • Drawing for Communication
  • Typography
  • HTML5
  • Mixed Media and Collage for Designers & Artists
  • Design II: Collateral Communication
  • Design History & Context
  • Color Methodologies
  • User Design Experience
  • Portfolio Review
  • Package Design

I have taken a number of courses from UCSD Extension en route to a Design Media Certificate as well as a Digital Media Content Creation Certificate:

  • Introduction to Adobe Creative Suite
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Photo I: Aperture, Shutter Speed & ISO
  • Business of Digital Media
  • Introduction to Digital Media
  • Introduction to Digital Media
  • Introduction to Graphic Design
  • Adobe Photoshop I: Introduction
  • Adobe Photoshop II: Intermediate

I have taught face-to-face for many years. I have greatly enjoyed the interactions that come with the face-to-face environment. I have taught the following courses:

I have taught online and loved it. While teaching online, I have taught the following courses:

  • Educational Psychology
  • Introduction Chemistry - Lecture (Hybrid)
  • Computer Applications
  • Document Processing
  • Personal Finance
  • Chemistry & You - created and designed by me
  • Introductory Chemistry - Lecture & Lab
    • Created kitchen chemistry lab manual
    • Designed online lecture
  • Prealgebra
  • College Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Elementary Statistics
  • Business Statistics
  • General Chemistry I - Lecture and Lab
    • Created kitchen chemistry lab manual
    • Designed online lecture
  • General Chemistry II - Lecture and Lab
    • Created kitchen chemistry lab manual
    • Designed online lecture

I have the pleasure of being showcased on Adobe's PDF showcase website: Amy Graff, student and instructor