ERIC Number: ED162111
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: N/A
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Industrial Education. Graphic Arts. [Grade 9].
Parma City School District, OH.
Part of a series of curriculum guides dealing with industrial education in junior high schools, this guide covers the topic of graphic arts and is intended to be used in grade 9. The major areas of study included are relief printing, silk screen, offset lithography, and photography. Twenty-six goals are identified for the students, who will demonstrate a knowledge of: (1) the relationship between graphic arts and the printing industry, (2) types of graphic reproductions used in the printing industry, (3) relief printing, (4) printing measurement, (5) foundry type and spacing material, (6) type classification, (7) hand composition, (8) proofing, (9) imposition and lock-up, (10) presswork, (11) type distribution, (12) relief cuts for printing, (13) screen printing, (14) tools required for screen printing, (15) preparing art work copy, (16) types of stencil used for screen printing, (17) screen process printing, (18) lithographic printing, (19) types of masters used for offset lithography printing, (20) the offset lithography press, (21) photography, which is covered in a separate mini-course guide (CE 018 290), (22) process photography, (23) stripping and layout procedures, (24) printing inks, (25) bindery process, and (26) career opportunities in graphic arts-related fields. A selection of lab activities is provided as well as lists of equipment and reference sources. (ELG)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Parma City School District, OH.
Note: For related documents see CE 018 289-292