Certificate II in Printing and Graphic Arts - Desktop Publishing (10)
Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT)
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|CIT Reid||No||Flexible Delivery, Part-time Block or Day Release||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Printing and Graphic Arts Training Package. It will give you the skills and knowledge to assist in the production of professionally designed and presented documents, using desktop publishing software. You would generally work under direct supervision and use limited practical skills and fundamental operational knowledge in a defined context.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices; Inspect quality against required standards; Maintain a safe work environment; Communicate in the workplace. Electives: Develop a basic design concept; Produce pages using a page layout application; Produce graphics using a graphics application; Output images; Proof images; Scan images for reproduction; plus more.
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Provider CRICOS: 00001K RTO code: 0101;HE
Certificate IICourse code: ICP20210
- Flexible Delivery
- Part-time Block or Day Release = 1 year
15 units: 4 core; 11 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
Graphic designers produce visual communications, including art and layouts of text for reproduction in print and electronic media such as magazines, newspapers, books and websites, as well as image designs for corporate identity programmes, exhibitions and advertising.