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Digital Publishing Certificate

Certificate (Certificate Program) - 34 Credit Hours

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Program Information/Mission:

The mission of the Digital Publishing Certificate program is to prepare students for employment or upgrade existing job skills in the graphic communications industry by educating them in the fundamental concepts, knowledge, and hands-on techniques and skills for page layout, web page development, packaging, screen printing, and digital publishing workflows. 

Program Note:
Formerly Desktop Publishing Certificate

Recommended Course Sequence:

Fall Semester 1:
GCOMM 110; GCOMM 112; GCOMM 130; GCOMM 250; GCOMM 245

Spring Semester 1:
GCOMM 230; GCOMM 235; GCOMM 251; GCOMM 247; GCOMM 248; GRDSN 143


Course Information:
Required Program Courses
CourseNameCredit
GCOMM 110INTRODUCTION TO GRAPHIC COMMUNICATIONS 4
GCOMM 112VECTOR GRAPHICS WITH ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR 3
GCOMM 130PAGE LAYOUT WITH ADOBE INDESIGN 3
GCOMM 230ADVANCE PAGE LAYOUT AND INTERACTIVE CROSS MEDIA 3
GCOMM 235DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY AND SCANNING FOR PUBLISHING 3
GCOMM 245WEB PUBLISHING WITH ADOBE DREAMWEAVER 3
GCOMM 247ADVANCE WEB PUBLISHING WITH ADOBE DREAMWEAVER AND FLASH 3
GCOMM 248MODELING AND ANIMATION WITH AUTODESK MAYA 3
GCOMM 250BEGINNING ADOBE PHOTOSHOP TECHNIQUES 3
GCOMM 251ADVANCED ADOBE PHOTOSHOP TECHNIQUES  3
GRDSN 143COMPUTER ILLUSTRATION I 3

For Program Information Contact:
Graphic Communication and Digital Publishing Program Coordinator
AIT Building, Room 241
(309) 694-5147

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