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Digital Printing Technology

 

NEXT CLASS BEGINS August 15, 2018 (Click Here for more information) 

 

Program Description:

Digital Printing Technology is the graphic design aspect of the Graphic communications industry.  Become proficient in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, and Acrobat.  Learn the concepts of typography, design & layout and color principles.  Be trained in electronic prepress operations and the components of digital printing systems.  Become an Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) in Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.  Create an online portfolio, as well as a printed portfolio.  Printing and portfolio projects include:

 

  • Logos
  • Business forms
  • Package Designs
  • Newsletters
  • Brochures
  • Business Cards
  • T Shirts
  • Cups
  • Tiles

 

Program Information:

 

PROGRAM NUMBER PROGRAM TITLE PROGRAM LENGTH
GRA0020 Digital Publishing Assistant 1 247 Hours
GRA0021 Digital Publishing Assistant 2 248 Hours
GRA0022 Digital Publishing Specialist 1 247 Hours
DIG0084 Desktop Publishing Specialist 248 Hours

 

 

 

Admissions Requirements:

 

  • Schedule the Tests of Adult Basic Education (TABE) or provide official documentation for a TABE Exemption.
  • Schedule an appointment with your program counselor for TABE results and/or a program specific orientation.
  • Register for classes during open enrollment.  Please be advised that registration runs on a first come, first served basis.

 

Program Hours and Schedule:

990 Hours/10 Months/Hybrid

Monday – Thursday 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

 

Industry Certification and Licensure:

Adobe Certified Associate (ACA)

 

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign

 

Employment Opportunities:

 

  • Graphic Designer
  • Prepress Operator
  • Digital Press Operator
  • Bindery Operator

 

Accreditation:

For information about national and program accreditation, please contact the institution.

 

Program Costs:

Florida Residents Tuition / Registration Fees…………………………………………………………………………$3,184.00

Out of State Tuition/Registration Fees………………………………………………………………………………….$11,500.00

Books/Supplies………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..$368.00

Industry Certification & State Credential Exam Costs……………………………………………………….Included

Approximate Program Cost………………………………………………………………………………………………..$3,552.00

Out of State Approximate Program Cost……………………………………………………………………………..$11,868.00

 

 

Fees are based on the number of class days according to the Broward County Public Schools’ calendar.  Tuition and fees are subject to change without notice.

 

Counselor for Digital Printing Technology

Mary Barone

(754) 321-5840

mary.barone@browardschools.com

 

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