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DES2203 Design Practices: Publication
Credit Points: 15

This unit introduces students to the complex world of publication design including brochures, annual general reports, paper engineering, catalogues, posters, flyers and the like.  This unit explores the underlying principles, materials and methodologies of lay-out design, advanced typography, multi-page publications, print colour, the use of images and illustrations, issues of copyright, client briefs and material outputs.  It also addresses publication design issues such as book design and binding.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K76Bachelor of Marketing and Creative Services
MAAACZCreative Services Major
U62Graduate Certificate in Two Dimensional&Digital Design
U61Graduate Diploma in Two Dimensional&Digital Design
MAAABTGraphic Design Major
U60Master in Two Dimensional and Digital Design
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2010 VET: 31/03/2010