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GDTC2278 – Digital Preflight pdf

Credits: 3 (2/1/0)
Description: Students will create and analyze electronic files to identify and resolve potential conflicts that may arise in different production processes. A variety of design projects will be produced using Adobe applications, with an emphasis on file construction and production preparation.
Prerequisites: GDTC2242
Corequisites: (None)
  1. Define and apply proper industry production terminology.
  2. Identify production specifications for bid requests and orders.
  3. Specify paper and other substrates using correct terminology.
  4. Define different file formats and their appropriateness for various applications.
  5. Identify and resolve font issues within a font management system.
  6. Distinguish between and create spot and process colors for printing in multiple applications.
  7. Recognize and correct both raster and vector image conflicts.
  8. Learn and apply methods of image background removal.
  9. Demonstrate proficiency in outputting files for both print and web applications.
  10. Employ digital preflight tools to determine whether a document is production-ready.
MnTC goal areas: (N/A)

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