ERIC Number: ED317203
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Exploring Graphic Design. A Short Course in Desktop Publishing.
This course in desktop publishing contains seven illustrated modules designed to meet the following objectives: (1) use a desktop publishing program to explore advanced topics in graphic design; (2) learn about typography and how to make design decisions on the use of typestyles; (3) learn basic principles in graphic communications and apply them to practical design problems; and (4) learn how to design and produce letterheads, posters, newsletters, books, and manuals using a computer. Appended are lists of special characters; keyboard maps of the locations of special characters and symbols; and LaserWriter typestyle samples. A glossary of major terms, indexed by page number, is also provided. (GL)
Descriptors: Computer Graphics, Computer Printers, Design, Desktop Publishing, Graphic Arts, Instructional Materials, Layout (Publications), Microcomputers, Printing
International Society for Technology in Education, University of Oregon, 1787 Agate Street, Eugene, OR 97403 (1-4 copies, $9.95 per copy; add $2.50 shipping charges for orders up to $20.00).
Publication Type: Dissertations/Theses - Masters Theses; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: International Society for Technology in Education, Eugene, OR.