Fukuoka JALT:

Creating Content with iBooks Author

Date: Friday, August 9th, 2013 Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Speaker: Malcolm Swanson and Steve Paton

Description:
UPDATE: Change to starting time
Please note that the time has shifted a half hour earlier. So, it's starting at 7:00 PM and finishing at 8:30. If you've already signed up, Kate will contact you to inform you. If you haven't signed up, but want to attend, please contact Kate. A limited number of seats remain.

iBooks Author is an application for creating learning content for delivery on iOS devices. Like all Apple software, it is easy to use, addictive, and capable of doing amazing things once users master the basics.

In this workshop, iBooks Author's basic workflow will be shown, followed by a demonstration of some of the more advanced features. We will finish with a discussion of some of the ways the finished product can be distributed to learners.

For the best experience, bring your MacBook with iBooks Author installed, as well as sample text, photo, and media files to play with.

For this events, a limited number of MacBook computers will be available, courtesy of the Apple Store, for those who can't bring one themselves. Please advise if you'd like to use one.

Limited places available.
This workshop is limited to 12 participants; please contact Kate to reserve your spot.

Steve Paton and Malcolm Swanson both teach at universities in the prefecture, and are members of Apple's 2013 Distinguished Educator program.

Organization: Fukuoka Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching (Fukuoka JALT)

Cost: free

Venue: Apple Store, Tenjin map

Location: Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan

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