ERIC Number: ED311275
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1986
Basic Graphic Arts. Curriculum Development. Bulletin No. 1777.
Northwestern State Univ., Natchitoches, LA.
This curriculum guide was developed to help trade and industrial education teachers (especially in Louisiana) improve their graphic arts course. The guide provides a course description and content outline for a 1-year course to be taught in grades 10-12. Preliminary matter includes a course flowchart, prerequisite, goals and objectives, time frame, and course outline. The guide contains 20 units that cover the following topics: orientation and safety; the graphic arts industry; type styles; planning, design, and layout; composition methods; proofing type composition; copy preparation for process photography; process camera and darkroom procedures; letterpress image carriers; letterpress imposition; letterpress image transfer; lithographic imposition; lithographic image carriers; lithographic image transfer; screen printing; finishing and binding; pulp and paper manufacturing; printing ink; graphic arts career opportunities; and photography. Each unit teaching guide consists of objectives, topics, student activities, teacher activities, and resources. A list of audiovisual sources and a 7-item bibliography are included. (KC)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Career Choice, Competence, Competency Based Education, Course Content, Educational Resources, Graphic Arts, High Schools, Layout (Publications), Learning Activities, Occupational Information, Photocomposition, Photography, Printing, Teaching Methods, Trade and Industrial Education, Units of Study, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Northwestern State Univ., Natchitoches, LA.
Identifiers - Location: Louisiana