Course Details

CBTE 175 Desktop Publishing Essentials

2.5 hours lecture, 1.5 hours lab, 3 units
Grade Only

Description: Students will develop the skills to create documents that are pre-press ready and pre-web ready. This course provides students with the skills to edit text and graphics and convert photographs and illustrations into digital file formats. Students will work individually or in teams to design page layouts, create proposals, and develop presentations and advertising campaigns. Students also translate electronic information onto film or other traditional forms as well as publish to the Internet using Portable Document Format (PDF) documents. Materials produced may include, but are not limited to, business cards, calendars, flyers, newsletters, packaging, slides, and tickets.