ERIC Number: ED366012
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Designing for Communication: The Key to Successful Desktop Publishing.
McCain, Ted D. E.
Written for those who are new to design and page layout, this book focuses on providing novice desktop publishers with an understanding of communication, graphic design, typography, page layout, and page layout techniques. The book also discusses how people read, design as a consequence of understanding, and the principles of page layout. Chapters in the book are: (1) Introduction; (2) Designing for Communication; (3) Principles of Design; (4) Understanding Type; (5) Using Type Effectively; (6) Principles of Page Layout; and (7) Page Layout Techniques. (RS)
Descriptors: Design, Desktop Publishing, Higher Education, Layout (Publications), Reading Processes, Writing for Publication
International Society for Technology in Education, 1787 Agate Street, Eugene, OR 97403-1923.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Society for Technology in Education, Eugene, OR.
Identifiers: Communication Strategies; Text Design; Text Factors; Typography