Students in the Printing/Graphic Communications program study the various methods of reproducing images by printing, duplicating, screen-printing, and photography. Hands-on instruction includes computer copy preparation encompassing the use of desktop publishing software, scanners and laser printers, laser film imaging, paste-up, process camera operations, stripping, plate making, bindery, and the operation of various one, two, and four color offset presses, and process color production. The class places a heavy emphasis on the offset printing process. Advanced topics include desktop publishing.

(Printing/Graphic Communications is held at the GI-TEC Mt. Pleasant Campus).

Andrea Langley

Andrea Langley

Graphics/Printing Instructor

(989) 775-2210 x 20701

Future career preparation: 

  • Advertising Artist
  • Bindery Assistant
  • Bindery Operator
  • Business Owner
  • Creative Director
  • Darkroom Assistant
  • Design Assistant
  • Editor
  • Graphic Artist
  • Freelance Illustrator
  • Image Assembly
  • Layout Artist
  • Paper Sales Representative
  • Photography Assistant
  • Pre-Press Manager
  • Press Operator
  • Press Trainee
  • Printing Equipment/Supply Rep.
  • Production Assistant
  • Production Manager
  • Technical Illustrator
  • Senior Designer