Desktop Publishing

ITC 1447 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Undergraduate Quarter
Description Offers students an opportunity to learn to create effective business and marketing materials using industry-standard desktop publishing software and concepts such as leading, picas, points, baselines, and em and en spaces. Throughout the course, basic graphic design principles are presented and reinforced. Describes how to select effective, cost-efficient designs for various publication types, taking into consideration the use of color, paper size, and type; the desired distribution methods for the document; and how to apply professional typesetting techniques to desktop publishing efforts.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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