ERIC Number: ED342939
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-Jun
Graphic Arts/Offset Lithography.
Hoisington, James; Metcalf, Joseph
This revised curriculum for graphic arts is designed to provide secondary and postsecondary students with entry-level skills and an understanding of current printing technology. It contains lesson plans based on entry-level competencies for offset lithography as identified by educators and industry representatives. The guide is divided into 15 units that consist of one or more lessons. Each lesson contains the following components: scope, lesson objectives, information assignment, references, introduction, outline, summary and conclusion, interaction items, classroom and laboratory activities, evaluation items, and transparency masters. Units cover the following topics: processing job orders; preparing customer layouts; typesetting; producing camera-ready copy; exposing with a camera; processing photographic material; contacting; performing film image assembly; making proofs; image carriers; offset press; finishing operations; paper handling; packaging and preparing for mailing; and specialty operations. A 27-item bibliography is included in the guide. (KC)
Descriptors: Competence, Competency Based Education, Course Content, Entry Workers, Graphic Arts, Job Skills, Lesson Plans, Photocomposition, Postsecondary Education, Printing, Secondary Education, Teaching Methods, Units of Study, Vocational Education
Instructional Materials Laboratory, University of Missouri, 2316 Industrial Drive, Columbia, MO 65202 (order no. 70-8000-I: $82.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City. Div. of Vocational and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Missouri Univ., Columbia. Instructional Materials Lab.