Course Number: 90-801
Desktop publishing combines the skills of graphic design, layout and production of a variety of published products, using a variety of software tools. This course will focus on using desktop publishing software to effectively communicate messages in printed form. The goal of this course is to use the combination of type, color, illustrations and images to produce professional printed materials. This course will teach a combination of graphic design skills and software skills. Each class will consist of equal parts lecture and hands-on software experience. The software being taught is Adobe InDesign CS2, Adobe Illustrator CS2 and Adobe Photoshop CS2.