BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

COMP-130 - Desktop Publishing - 3.00 Credits

COMP-130 - Desktop Publishing - 3.00 Credits

Course Details
This course will introduce learners to the desktop publishing software. Students will plan, design, and produced business-quality publications such as web pages, letterhead, flyers, brochures, forms, and newsletters.
Part of the:
  • Office Administration Department
  • Available/Required in the following Programs:
  • Executive Assistant Diploma - Diploma Completion Plan
  • Course offered:
  • Spring 2018 (January - April)
  • Spring 2019 (January - April)
  • Course Outline
    Instructors Qualifications: Relevant Bachelor's Degree
    Office Hours: 1.5 hours per week
    Contact Hours: 45
    Student Evaluation
    Procedure:
    Assignments: 50-70%
    Final: 30-50%
    Total: 100%
    Learning Outcomes:

    Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:



    • apply layout and design principles to creation of desktop publishing documents;

    • create, edit and format a variety of different types of business publications using current desktop publishing software;

    • identify and use typographic controls and special effects; and

    • use templates, master pages, and style sheets to produce consistent documents efficiently.


    Text and Materials: Acklen, L. (Current Edition) My Publisher 2016 Pearson Education: USA.
    Other Resources:
    Transfer Credits: www.bctransferguide.ca
    Other Information:
    Current Course Offerings:
     
    COMP-130-01
    DaysTimeStart DateEnd Date
    T9:00AM - 12:00PM02 Jan 201816 Apr 2018
     
    COMP-130-01
    DaysTimeStart DateEnd Date
    T1:30PM - 4:30PM02 Jan 201916 Apr 2019