Desktop Publishing: Print Production

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Course No: GRFX.2110-061; SIS Class Nbr: 11195

Course Description

Introduces students to the complexities involved in preparing their designs for print: electronic page layout and design, proofing, specifying inks, trapping, cropping, overprinting, printing separations, proofing, and more. Students will learn about the printing process, printing terminologies, and print industry standards. Formerly 70.245. 3 credits/3 contact hours.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: GRFX 2000 or GRFX 2020 Pre/Co-
  • Special Notes: Access to Adobe's Creative Cloud Software requires a monthly Creative Cloud membership subscription. Special pricing is available for students: Visit https://creative.adobe.com/plans?plan=edu Note: While the above courses will not transfer directly into the Art Department's Bachelor of Fine Arts Day School degree program, certain two-course clusters may be accepted for transfer upon prior department approval.
  • Section Notes: P: GRFX.2000 or ARTS.2910 or ARTS.2100; GRFX.2020 as prereq or coreq or instructor permission; requires Adobe InDesign®, Photoshop & Illustrator CC, plus access to a scanner
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Regina Milan
  • UMass Lowell Bookstore

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Fall 2016: Sep 01 to Nov 05
  • Chat Hours: Sun 9-10pm*
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1110
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers, and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended. Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the scheduled times.

Related Programs: Graphic Design & Digital Imaging Certificate

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