School of Art


ART 4526 Prepress Production Techniques

In Prepress Production Techniques, students explore studio techniques related to production problems in the graphic design profession. Topics include page layout, font and image file management, color, papers, printing techniques, finishing and binding methods. Students gain familiarity with production terms and commercial print processes. Assignments employ a series of projects designed to introduce students to traditional and contemporary prepress production techniques including typography, printing methods, and general specifications for print.