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DES2103 Desktop Publishing
Credit Points: 15
This unit will investigate the history of print and typography and current developments in desktop publishing. Students will examine a range of technical issues associated with DTP including publication styles, layout, type forms, colour, image and text. Students will be expected to demonstrate a technical understanding of desktop publishing and produce commercially printable documents from a brief.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K40Bachelor of Arts (Education) Bachelor of Creative Arts
K76Bachelor of Marketing and Creative Services
MAAACZCreative Services Major
MAAAERDesign&Technology Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2010 VET: 31/03/2010