Beginning with a brief description of personal computer hardware, Windows
software and the Internet, this course concentrates on one of the most
important desktop publishing programs, PageMaker 6.5. Includes preparation
of flyers, posters, business cards, booklets, menus, application forms, calendars,
newsletters, business proposals and conversion of these to Portable Document
Format for publishing on the web. In addition, the concepts of more advanced
publishing for the World Wide Web is introduced with the Adobe suite of
products. Emphasis is on hands-on practice to produce interesting and useful
projects while teaching the fundamentals of PageMaker and Adobe Acrobat.
Formerly listed as CIS 140, not open to students who have successfully
completed CIS 140.