Academics

Page Layout Certificate

The mission of the Page Layout certificate program is to prepare students for employment or upgrade existing job skills in the publishing industry by educating them in the fundamental concepts, knowledge, hands-on techniques, and skills ranging from traditional page layout for print as well as new electronic book formatting for eReaders devices.

Degree

Certificate (Certificate Program)
Total Credit Hours: 9

Program Requirements

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Required Program Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
GCOMM 112VECTOR GRAPHICS WITH ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR 3
GCOMM 130PAGE LAYOUT WITH ADOBE INDESIGN 3
GCOMM 230ADVANCE PAGE LAYOUT AND INTERACTIVE CROSS MEDIA 3

The Page Layout Certificate is one of four certificates that can be earned while working towards the Digital Publishing Certificate or Graphic Communications Associate in Applied Science degree.

Recommended Course Sequence

Semester Courses
Fall Semester 1 GCOMM 112; GCOMM 130; GCOMM 230

Program Contact Information

Graphic Communications Program Coordinator
AIT Building
Room 241
(309) 694-5147

Illinois Career Cluster

Arts, Audio/Video Technology and Communications

Career Pathway:
Printing Technology