Introduction to Desktop Publishing
Introduction to Desktop Publishing, a quarter-long course, provides students with beginner-level instruction of desktop publishing, demonstrating the difference between it and word processing. The course explores the history of publishing and design concepts, ranging from the elements and principles of design to the importance of the intended audience. Through the completion of assignments and discussion group activities, students will demonstrate their skills and share opinions about design and layout, the software used to create documents, and their experiences with text and graphic manipulation.
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