[vet-mm] Actionscripting or Javascript?

Rachelle McLean rlmclean at bigpond.net.au
Fri Jun 30 16:12:36 EST 2006

Java is not used in the exam but JavaScript can be.  A vast difference 
between the 2.  I would touch on a little JavaScript when you do web 
pages so the kids see scripting in a different way but Flash tends to be 
flavour of the year or 2 or 3.


Stuart Bush wrote:
> Hi guys, What exactly is asked of the students in the Exam at the end of
> the year. I personally think Lingo is out dated and I agree with Marian
> that Director is old fashioned. It still has its place and Lingo is
> probably a lot simpler than AS, but Flash does win the fight hands
> down.
> I'm not a huge fan and I guess java could be covered in a IT cert or
> something, but I myself have never touched on Java. I've found
> ACTIONSCRIPT.org and FLASH KIT a great resource for Flash AS. Is there
> one out there for Lingo anymore ? or how about Java ?
> Regards
> Stuart
> PS. A while ago I was talking to someone about a Job and they told me
> that Director Lingo was a "must". Oh well....
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