In this course, students will consolidate their studio practice with the practical requirements of print and digital production. Students will examine print industry standards and press requirements for various forms and the interactions of the designer with client and print vendors. Emphasis will be on understanding the printed book from a production standpoint. Core concepts will include halftone, CMYK theory, proper use of bleed and die-lines, industrial printing process, correct file formats and delivery requirements. Assessments will include tests of both knowledge and practical application.
Course ID: GRDSG 309
|Credit hours||Theory||Practical||Laboratory||Lecture||Studio||Contact hours||Pre-requisite||3||3||3||GRDSG 301, 302|