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8/28/2015 8:45:00 AM

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GAT-155 (Formerly: GRPH-455) - MACINTOSH OPERATING SYSTEMS  2 credits
Since the Apple Macintosh computer has become a staple "tool" for electronic prepress, learning proper operating procedures and maintenance are essential for all Graphic Arts students. This hands-on lecture course explores the Macintosh operating system software basics, including all five Macintosh microprocessor generations, working with advanced computer specifications, loading & updating software, exploring the System & Finder, custom configuration, files & folders, menu & hierarchies, Mac OS X applications & utilities, disk management, file formats, file sharing & networking, backing-up, disk images, troubleshooting, connecting peripherals & printing, syncing other digital devices, and third party utilities used in today's digital industry. Students' final project will be to create a multimedia presentation using Apple software. NOTE: The Mac OS X current version will be the primary operating system. 

Prerequisites: GAT-125, GAT-145 or permission of instructor

Corequisites: GAT 155L