This course introduces students to the science of materials, including paper, ink, toners and other materials used in the printing industry. Tests are conducted for printability, runability and end-use properties. Students learn how to interpret observations and raw data, and through various testing protocols, learn how to meaningfully report results, and make evidence-based recommendations. Students learn how to collaborate with clients, designers and printers to select the best materials for a printing project.
Weekly Contact: Lab:2 hrs. Lecture:1 hr.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1