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Information Processing & Publishing

Assumed Knowledge




Focus Capabilities

Communication, Learning.

Related Subject
Subject Description

A practical based subject where students learn and develop skills in using software for Desktop Publishing (Adobe In Design) and Word Processing (Microsoft Word). Students create hard copy (paper) publications and documents for a range of audiences and purposes 


  • Business Publishing – combines the use of software (InDesign and Word) with the elements and principles of design and an understanding of the processes and procedures involved in using information to produce business documents.

  • Desktop Publishing – involves the use of software publications for a chosen purpose and target audience. The focus is on printed publications.

Products may include:

  • Brochures

  • Advertisements

  • Resumes and Letters 

  • Posters

  • Magazine Articles

  • Booklets

Course Fees


Additional Costs


Assessment Type 1:

Practical Skills - Production.

Assessment Type 2:

Product and documentation.

Assessment Type 3:

​Issues analysis.

Assessment Type 4:


Learning Area Map
  • Facebook - White Circle
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  • Instagram - White Circle

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