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Undergraduate Course Details
Number COM 205
Title Computer Production in Communications
Credits 3.0
Winter/Spring 2017 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 1084 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 1:40pm - 2:55pm CC-148 Hanlong Fu
02 3251 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 10:50am - 12:05pm CC-148 H Eric Branscomb
03 3252 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 3:05pm - 4:20pm CC-148 Hanlong Fu


This course will involve the application of computer programs to the design and development of communication materials on Macintosh computers. Students will be introduced to computer software for word processing, spreadsheets and statistical software, web design and presentation software, and desktop publishing. Students will apply this knowledge be producing such communication materials as flyers, brochures, web sites, and other visual presentations. Techniques for printing materials accurately will be covered. Issues related to computer capabilities and limitations, usage, and societal impact are also discussed. This course may be used to satisfy computer literacy requirements. Limited to Communication majors and minors or other students with permission of department chair. Three lecture hours per week. Offered fall and spring.