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Print Production (GRPH 1560)

Credits: 3
Lecture Credits: 2.00
Lab Credits: 1.00

Description: This course covers the basic materials, methods, and mechanical processes necessary to the production of print-ready publications and other print media. You will learn the language of print production, be introduced to the studio skills/equipment, work with a computer/laser printer/scanner, and produce one/two-color projects. You will learn the fundamentals of paper specifying, print buying, proofing and meeting and managing production deadlines.

Topical Outline:

1. Major printing processes
2. Digital prepress methods

Learning Outcomes:
1. Understand the basic concepts of how the major printing processes work
2. Understand production methods and digital prepress methods
3. Estimate paper costs for production and printing



GRPH 1101, GRPH 1130, GRPH 1140.


GRPH 1585.