Careers in printing span all aspects of the industry, including prepress, press, and finishing and bindery operations. This course will focus on prepress and provide students with an overview of the computers and software packages used for desktop publishing as well as the opportunity to design graphics using the computer and a variety of graphic software including Adobe InDesign and Photoshop.
In addition to developing technical knowledge and skills needed for success in the Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications cluster, students will be expected to develop an understanding of the printing industry with a focus on prepress and desktop publishing.
Adobe Certified Associate in Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Certified Associate in Print & Digital Media Publication Using Adobe InDesign
SkillsUSA - helps students to develop and apply leadership, social, civic, and business-related skills. As an integral part of the instructional program, SkillsUSA activities enhance and expand classroom instruction.
As in all classes, students will be required to follow all class rules as well as safety rules in the classroom/lab area.