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Course Publishing
Code Module 1— VET-PPRM01
Course Overview Entrance requirement
IThe course covers many important aspects of the Desktop Publishing (DTP) industry in general. There is a strong emphasis on the importance of a clear understanding of the print industry so that the learners not only know how to use the applications but also fully understand how to send the files to print. The course also examines the design, color and layout of documents/images for print.
This course also covers the more sophisticated functions of the software like advanced styles, combining type and paths, combining Photoshop and Illustrator layers, tables, PDF for printing and web, and stunning transparency effects. The course also focuses on time saving tips in setting up documents and automated Templates, and being able to update them at speed. At the end of this course you will be able combine the more advanced features with your current knowledge and produce sophisticated layouts with ease and confidence.   
Previous experience or knowledge is required to be accepted for this course. Prospective students must have a pre-knowledge of Module 1&2 of our computer fundamental course or its equivalent.
However, any experience within the Computing and ICT sector will be advantageous, as well as any Credit or a pass in WASSCE's subject area of Computing and ICT.
Learning students should also improve and understand the use of English language proficiently.
Course Audience Progression

This program is ideal for any learner with an interest and motivation to embark on a Computing career or general knowledge on Printing and publishing industry.
This course is suitable for a person who wishes to acquire knowledge and skills to design for Newspaper /Magazine publishing, Technical drawing, Architectural drawing, Web image development, Advertisement and other creative media industries.

Successful graduates of this level will be awarded a diploma in Computer Publishing and will be eligible to progress directly onto Computer Aided Design courses in our school or any of our affiliate institute.

Course Content Duration / Commencement dates

This course covers basic and advanced topics and techniques related Publishing. The level 1 of this course will start from Microsoft ®Publishers with introduction to Desktop Publishing (DTP).
The level 2 will cover both beginners and advanced tutorials on Adobe® InDesign.
And the level 3 will feature many publishing applications like:  QuarkXpress, iStudio Publisher, FlipHTML5, Blurb and Many more...
For full course outline, please visit our download section for the course outline booklet.

Three - four academic months (two separate routes depending on pre-requisite knowledge and experience in IT). VET usually commences full-time programs over 4 intakes per year: January, March, July and October. Please contact VET directly for the next Commencement date.  

Course Fees Learners supports

Please contact the school management directly to ascertain the current course fees. The costs of study materials are not included in the course fee.

The following Learner Supports are available for this program: Mentoring, Software, Free internet every time, Counseling Service, Career Guidance Service, Learner Development program, Information and Publication service.

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