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Course Description

This course will provide students the opportunity to learn to use basic features of desktop publishing software to create all types of publications: flyers, brochures, newsletters, and advertisements. Included in the course will be basic page layout and design principles and integrating text and graphics to create attractive business publications. The course will be taught with Adobe InDesign. This course has the option of a letter grade or pass/no pass. Also listed as CSIS 73. ADVISORY: Completion of CSIS 1 or completion of CSIS 2.

Learning Outcomes

  • Create personal documents such as business cards and resumes.
  • Create business documents such as flyers and advertisements.
  • Create a newsletter with graphics and draw objects.
  • Create a course project illustrating Desktop Publishing techniques.

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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