Align yourself for a career as a production designer by gaining hands-on experience in our State-of-the-Art digital press and packaging facilities.
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Experience Pre-Media Technologies at Dunwoody
With one of the only Pre-Media Design degrees in the Midwest, Dunwoody offers a unique experience allowing students to learn real-world skills such as image capture and editing, production workflow, digital asset management, and package layout and design. Students build a portfolio of professional work, including digital and print projects. These skills will smoothly transition them into a successful career as a Pre-Media Specialist, Structural Designer or other pre-production and technical support positions for advertising and design agencies, printing companies and packaging and display companies.
Dunwoody’s Pre-Media Design program features:
- Small class sizes, allowing our students ample time with both the instructors and the printing equipment.
- Instruction on a Mac OSX system giving students experience with industry standard tools and software like the Adobe Creative Suite and Artios CAD.
- A state-of-the-art digital press and packaging design lab, complete with a Xerox iGen4™ Diamond Edition digital press, a digital printer, an Esko Kongsberg V20 cutting table, a wide format printer, a spectrodensitometer, and a spectrophotometer.
- A Pre-Media Technologies Industry Internship, partnering our students with working professionals to develop technical skills and professional behavior through monitored, on-the-job work experience.
Graduates earn an Associate of Applied Science degree. The program takes two years (four semesters) to complete. The classes are offered during the day beginning each Fall. You can also go on to earn a bachelor’s completion degree in Applied Management.
Common Job Titles
Common job titles graduates from this program earn include:
-Digital Press Operator
Recent Employers seeking Dunwoody graduates from this program include brand production agencies and inspection, verification, testing and certification companies like:
-Central Package & Display
-Imagine! Print Solutions