Design e Tecnologia das Artes Gráficas
7 ECTS; 1º Ano, 2º Semestre, 105,0 TP + 4,0 OT + 3,0 O

- Rui Miguel Sardinha Proença
- Miguel Alexandre Pereira Sanches

Not applicable

Understand the stages of production of the graphic object
Identify/characterize printing processes
Acquire knowledge in analog and digital imposition
Be able to use specific software
Distinguish between different file formats
Recognise and classify originals

Characterisation and identification of printing processes
Printing moulds
Classification of originals, its analysis and control
Warping technologies and its densitometric applications
Measuring/calibration instruments and control scales
Text-image processing and integration
Manual and digital page-setting
Workflows CtF, CtP, CtS, CtC

Evaluation Methodology
Cont.:40% P; 30% I; 30% CS. P; I; SC-each: 50%TP>=10, 45%T, 5%att. Exemp: mark>=10, Ass T and TP in each component. Excl. final assessment: Attendance <2/3 and <10.Final:Admit attend >2/3 and TP>=10.Ex.T.

- BAER, L. (2004). Produção Gráfica. S. Paulo: SENAC
- KIPPHAN, H. (2001). Handbook of Print Media; Technologies and Production Methods. Berlim: Springer-Verlag
- JOHANSSON, K. e LUNDBERG, P. e RYBERG, R. (2004). Manual de Producción Gráfica - Recetas. Barcelona: GG
- LÉLIS, C. (2011). InDesign CS5 - Curso Completo. Lisboa: FCA - Editora de Informática, Lda.

Method of interaction
Lectures supported by audiovisual resources and analogue/digital case studies.
Hands-on practice of manual, mechanical and computer-aided production of several types of printing moulds.

Software used in class
Adobe InDesign (Pagination)
Trueflow SE - SCREEN (Imposition)
XMF Workflow - FujiFilm (Imposition)