In the Desktop Publishing course, concepts of layout and design will be studied and explored. Students will use logical steps when integrating text and graphics (original and scanned) to create papers, reports, newsletters, brochures, and other professional-looking documents. Terms relating to topography and principles of page design will be studied.
In the Web mastering course, concepts of web communication will be studied and explored. Students will design, develop, and maintain web pages using appropriate current editors and/or tagging languages. Students will demonstrate technical knowledge of the equipment and an ability to use a variety of input devices, file formats and will study connectivity issues as needed. Students will use appropriate search methods and applications to retrieve and evaluate information and use a variety of web communications. (PREREQUISITE: Keyboarding/Keyboarding Applications or Introduction to Business Computer Applications)