Graphic Design Technology

Graphics ClassroomCAPP Print Shop
Instructor:  Trina Walter
katrina.walter@isd917.org
651-423-8365

Graphic Design Technology I & II:
• First-year students will be exploring and preparing for college credits and career in Graphic Design, Digital Print Production, Animation Illustrations, Multimedia/ Animation, Photography, Packaging, Animation & Websites.
• Students will be using Adobe Creative Suite to create DVD covers, T-Shirt designs, posters, logos, calendars, business cards, menus, school newspaper, and sports programs along with learning simple animation & web pages in Flash & Dreamweaver.
• Students can earn 8 articulated college credits. • Students will have the opportunity to become members of SkillsUSA, which includes leadership opportunities, competitive skills events, networking with peers and industry, community service and scholarship options.
• Second-year and some first-year students will be exploring, preparing and attaining skills to apply for a job in a Digital Print Center/Copy Shop. Students have the opportunity to earn 3 articulated college credits.
• Students receive hands-on training in customer service, preparing “live” customer fi les whether it is for print or for digital archiving, fi nishing & bindery, supply purchasing, inventory, delivery as well as shop safety skills and equipment training through the Class Act Print Production Shop (C.A.P.P. Shop).