Course Description

Introduction to multiple elements of digital prepress concepts and techniques using the microcomputer. Basic foundation in the use of trapping and stripping software for the desktop. Use of electronic page layout techniques including color separations, registration, spot colors, impositions, signatures, and output production devices. Emphasis on prepress concepts. Prerequisites: ART100 or permission of Instructor.


Class Days, Dates and Times

Monday and Wednesday, August 20, 2012 – December 14, 2012; 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.


Class Location

Art Building, Room 134


Course Objectives

This course is designed to help you expand on your understanding of design principles and the stages of graphic design, with an emphasis on final product and presentation. We will explore a variety of solutions to simple and complex problems fitting within the parameters of the assignment.



Peggy Deal