|Faculty:||School of Applied Arts and New Media
|Field of Study:||Graphic Communications, General
|Description:||Every day, millions of people around the globe read books, newspapers, brochures, and magazines. Posters, billboards, flyers, and packaging surround us conveying numerous messages and information. All printed material goes through a number of different production steps. From the logistics of the job to its shipment to the client, the expertise and ability of the graphic and print production specialist is key to the success of these projects.
Through this program you will be exposed to the most current software applications used in advertising, design, and publication and develop a comprehensive knowledge of the interaction of printing presses as they relate to prepress, paper, ink, and print technologies. In addition, the skills gained will enable you to troubleshoot problems to ensure the finished product meets industry standard. This is a growing, evolving industry that will challenge you creatively and technically. It's also a fast-moving industry that demands lightning-quick problem-solving skills and innovative thinking.