AAD 54900 Print Design and Production

This course focuses on the design and production of printed material. Professional graphic design and pre-press production practices are emphasized. Aspects of working with large documents will be covered including grid design, master pages, and character/paragraph styles. At the conclusion of this class, the student will be able to conceptualize, design, and produce projects of a wide variety of pre-press demands. Additional topics include preparing projects of screen-based and paper-based distribution and building self-contained high and low resolution files. Studio fee required.