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
  • Prerequisites : Office Administration Assistant Certificate
    Course Outline
    Instructors Qualifications: Relevant Bachelor's Degree
    Office Hours: 1.5 hours per week
    Contact Hours: 45
    Student Evaluation
    Assignments: 50-70%, Final 30-50%, Total 100%. Grading procedures follow NVIT policy.
    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: For more information visit: www.bctransferguide.ca
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