JRN2001 Publication Layout and Design (FOART)


Semester 1 (ONC)Toowoomba (EXT)Toowoomba


Units 1.0 (100703) Band 1


Pre-requisite: JRN1000


Synopsis

This course will concentrate on the development of sub-editing, layout and design skills through theoretical studies and practical work. A focal point will be the professional issues that arise. Instruction will be given in copy-tasting, layout, handling illustrations, writing headlines and blocklines, print production and electronic sub-editing. Students will also contribute to an on-going discussion group. Students are expected to have regular access to e-mail and the Internet.