ERIC Number: ED410415
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Basics of Desktop Publishing. Second Edition.
Beeby, Ellen; Crummett, Jerrie
This document contains teacher and student materials for a basic course in desktop publishing. Six units of instruction cover the following: (1) introduction to desktop publishing; (2) desktop publishing systems; (3) software; (4) type selection; (5) document design; and (6) layout. The teacher edition contains some or all of the following components of a unit of study: suggested activities, instructor supplements, assignment sheet answers, written test, written test answers, unit evaluation form, and transparency masters. The teacher edition also includes introductory pages that contain, in addition to the general information such as the table of contents, foreword, and acknowledgments, an explanation of the use of the publication, a competency profile, an instructional task analysis, a list of related academic and workplace skills, an equipment and materials list, and a list of eight references. Each unit in the student edition contains some or all of these components: objective sheet, information sheet, student supplements, assignment sheets, and job sheets. (KC)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Competence, Competency Based Education, Computer Graphics, Computer Oriented Programs, Computer Software, Design, Desktop Publishing, Layout (Publications), Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Microcomputers, Occupational Information, Postsecondary Education, Publications, Secondary Education, Task Analysis, Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods, Test Items, Transparencies, Units of Study
Multistate Academic and Vocational Curriculum Consortium, 1500 West Seventh Avenue, Stillwater, OK 74074; telephone: 800-654-3988; http://www.mavcc.org (teacher edition, order no. 601601: $31; student edition, order no. 601602: $24, 6 or more: $12 each).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Multistate Academic and Vocational Curriculum Consortium, Stillwater, OK.
Note: For related documents, see CE 074 580-582.