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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Maalot Educational Network | Evaluated Learning Experience

Publication Design (ART396)

Formerly Computer Graphics III - Digital Layout; Computer Graphics III (ART396); Computer Graphics III (ART320)

Classroom: 52 hours (13 weeks); Distance/Hybrid: Varies. 

Traditional classroom-based offered at Maalot, Jerusalem, and other authorized locations. Distance learning and hybrid options available.

September 2009 - Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Online/distance learning
Hybrid course/exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: utilize an industry-standard digital layout software application (i.e. Adobe InDesign or Quark Xpress) to create professional designs at an advanced level; master the technical use of the tools and menu options to create professional designs; demonstrate a thorough understanding of the computer software application’s capabilities; demonstrate increased levels of comfort and speed in using the computer software application; synthesize theory with technical and creative skills to provide multiple solutions to technical challenges.


Topics include: Computerized layout and its relevant applications (i.e.  Adobe InDesign); advanced study and theory of publication layout and design). During this course, two projects including magazine spreads and a masthead and contents page are completed.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category OR in the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 4 semester hours in Art (2/11) (4/16 revalidation) (3/21 revalidation).