VIC 213◊ Color Management

4 credits

Last Update Effective: 8/24/08

The process of building a calibrated color system is studied. Topics include scanner, monitor, proofing, image setter direct to plate/press, press calibration, multimedia, Web, devise character or color gamut, color conversion and RGB, CMYK and CIE color space. The goal of this course is for the student to develop a system to achieve predictable and consistent color reproduction from layout through press and media. It is recommended that students have a working knowledge of Photoshop.

Lecture: 2 hours

Laboratory: 4 hours

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