Screen Printing Certificate


The Screen Printing Certificate is designed to provide students with the skills needed to enter the screen-printing industry. Students will learn how to screen print on various substrates, including textiles, paper and other specialty substrates. This certificate requires the completion of 24-26 units, of which 12 are in required courses. An additional 12-14 units must be chosen from the restricted electives listed below. A grade of C or better is required in each course taken.

Required Courses (12 units):
PRNT 050 F Screen Printing I (formerly PRNT 072AF)2
PRNT 051 F Screen Printing II (formerly PRNT 072BF)2
PRNT 052 F Screen Printing III (formerly PRNT 072CF)2
PRNT 075 FElectronic Prepress I6
Restricted Electives (12-14 units):12-14
Basic Digital Printing (formerly PRNT 070 F)2
Advanced Electronic Prepress6
Introduction to Printing3
Color Management3
Prepress for Print using Adobe Creative Suite3
Variable Data Imaging3
Offset Presswork6
Total Units24-26

Outcome 1: Produce a multi-color printing sample produced by industry standards using a screen printing press.

Outcome 2: Apply terminology of screen printing and produce various single- and multi-color prints at industry standards using a screen printing press.