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Dates are subject to change with notification. Due dates will be announced.

TENTATIVE QUIZ DATES: PROJECT DUE DATES:


Final PRESENTATIONS/projects 13 Mon., August 10
Lab time; Projected project due date
12 Wed., August 5
Lecture; In-class exercises
Project 10: INVITATION/PDF
WEEK 6

11 Mon., August 3
Lecture; In-class exercises
Project 9: MAGAZINE COVER
10 Wed., July 29
QUIZ 2; In-class exercises
Project 8: NEWSLETTER DESIGN/PDF
WEEK 5

9 Mon, July 27
Lecture; In-class exercises
Lecture; Project 7: ADVERTISEMENT/PDF
8 Wed., July 22
MID-TERM
Lab time; Projected project due date
WEEK 4

7 Mon., July 20
Lecture; In-class exercises
2 0 1 1 i , S P R I N G D e s i G n G r a p h i c Project 5: CORPORATE IDENTITY/PDF AND PROJECT 6: WEB COMP
6 Wed., July 15
Lecture; QUIZ (File types, typography, etc)
Project 4: POSTER/PDF
WEEK 3

5 Mon., July 13
Lecture; In-class exercises
Lecture; Project 3: BUSINESS form/PDF
4 Wed., July 8
Lecture; In-class exercises
Lecture (Color); Project 2: BROCHURE /PDF
WEEK 2

3 Mon., July 6
Lecture; In-class exercises
Lecture (File types), Project 1: FLYER/PDF (1-color, 2-color, 4-color)
2 Wed., July 1
Lecture; In-class exercises
Lecture; Graphic design and computer exercises
WEEK1

1 Mon., June 29
Introduction class;
OBJECTIVE/PROJECT WEEK/CLASS NO. & DATE
CLASS CALENDAR

Flier  Exercise provides an introduction to layout design, of a logo for a specific local small business. Newsletter  Design a newsletter, Magazine Cover  Design a visually-appealing,
file types, importing and placing graphics, placing text Project includes the usuage of appropriate including color selection, typography professional-looking magazine cover. Creativity is the
and InDesign toolbars and panels. An emphasis is placed typography, the creation of an original iconic selection and Masthead design, and goal. Target audience should be an influential factor in
on different color production techniques, including symbol and professional color selection. importing and formatting generic project. (4-color)
spot color (one-color), two-color and four-color process. Project also includes creating a letterhead, text files. This exercise demonstrates
The Pantone Matching System (PMS) system is also envelope, business card and logo identity the major difference of design/layout Invitation/Promo piece  Design an inspirational and

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introduced. (Project entails an 8.5” X 11” one-color, two- sheet. (two-color) software vs. word processing software. appropriate invitation or promo piece as instructed. This
color, four-color layout.) Type control is a critical issue with project demonstrates “old school” techniques of cut
Poster  Create an interesting, visual this project. Paragraph and character and paste and proper presentations of finished product.
Brochure  Instructor provides photography and text appealing 11” X 17” poster, with an emphasis formatting are new topics reviewed. Actual envelope provided. (2-color)
for layout placement to design a double-sided, six-panel, on scale, on a current topic provided. (two-color)
three-fold, two-color brochure. This exercise provides (4-color) Web Design  Create a storyboard using InDesign for a
additional practice with layout design, placing file types, Business Form  Business is a part of proposed Web site based on your identity logo design.
importing and placing graphics, formatting text and Advertisement  Create an advertisement based on specific everyday life, even in the design field. This exercise will
print guidelines provided. This creative exercise introduces

Projects
columns/grids. (two-color) demonstrate the importance of tabs, tables, and the step This listing does not include ongoing class exercises.

Newsletter
Re-design an existing 11”X17” newsletter that was
originally created in Microsoft Word (word processing
software). this exercise will demonstrate the major
differences of design/layout software vs. word processing
software. the newsletter will be printed double-sided and
in two color. type control is a critical issue here. Paragraph
and character formatting are new topics reviewed.
Business Form
Business is a part of everyday life, even in the design
field. design a 8.5 X 11” form. exercise will demonstrate
the importance of tabs, tables, and the step and repeat
function.
Magazine Cover
design a visually interesting and appealing magazine
cover. creativity is the goal. target audience should be an
influential factor in project.
Invitation/Promo piece
design an inspirational and appropriate invitation for an
event. this project demonstrates “old school” techniques of
cut and paste and proper presentations of finished product.
Actual envelope provided.
Web Design
create a storyboard using indesign for a proposed Web
site based on your corporate identity package.
This listing does not include ongoing class exercises.
Note: Due dates will be announced.
the student to standards that are normally placed within an and repeat function. (two-color) Note: Due dates will be announced.
Corporate Identity Package  This intensive exercise agency/company. Guidelines of the advertisement will come
is an introduction to identity design with the creation from a selected local magazine. (one-color)

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ADJUNCT PROFESSOR
Graphic Design One

SCHOOL OF CONTINUING STUDIES


ABS, BUSINESS BA, CUM LAUDE MPS, SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE

DEGREES CONFERRED
BACHELOR
ASSOCIATE
MASTER
photography
Typography
ARCHITECTURE
gardening
CYCLING
INTERESTS
Photography
Graphic
Design
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REFERENCES
Allstate. Teen Driving: Leading Cause of Death for Teenagers. http://www.allstate.com/
foundation/teen-driving/teen-safe-driving-facts.aspx, 2010.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Injury Prevention & Control: Motor Vehicle Safety.
http://www.cdc.gov/MotorVehicleSafety/Teen_Drivers/teendrivers_factsheet.html, 2009.
Focus Adolescent Services. Drugs That Teens Abuse. http://www.focusas.com/Substance-
Abuse-Drugs.html, 2008.
Stop Cyberbullying. http://www.stopcyberbullying.org/index2.html, 2010.
Students Against Destructive Decisions. Statistics. http://www.sadd.org/stats.htm, 2007.
Web
Design
d e si g n t o convey a message
Syllabus
MDAR-235-81

SCHOOL OF CONTINUING STUDIES

GRAPHIC DESIGN I, SPRING 2011


INSTRUCTOR INFORMATION: products/topics discussed, but formal training is
Robert Gassiot, ABS, BA, MPS not provided in this course, include Quark X-Press,
Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Acrobat
Phone: Professional, Adobe Flash and Adobe Fireworks.
Home: (504) 899-1804
Work: (504) 896-9582 A series of projects and in-class assignments are
assigned to assist the student with developing design
E-mail: skills utilizing software. Projects will be evaluated and
rgassiot@tulane.edu critiqued by peers at end of the semester. Course is a
rgassiot@chnola.org prerequisite to MDAR-335.

Campus mailbox: Course Objectives & Outcomes:


Elmwood campus To enhance, guide and train students in the graphic arts
field. Students will incorporate software training with
Office hours: theories—color theory, typography, and utilize graphic
By appointment design vocabulary to prepare visually appealing, artistic
visual communication pieces on computer platforms.
Students will be acquire introductory skills in Adobe
COURSE/UNIVERSITY INFORMATION: InDesign.
Tulane University, School of Continuing Studies
Media Arts Department Course Requirements:
n All class meetings should be attended. Failure to do so
Course: will jeopardize your training of design software.
MDAR-235-81: Graphic Design I n Purchase necessary text and complete assignments on
due dates. Late projects will be penalized.
Time: n Participate in class discussions.
Tuesday, 6 pm - 8:50 pm n Ask questions.
n Prepare yourselves for critiques.
Location: n Bring acceptable printed items to class to discuss
Elmwood Campus, PC lab the design and layout (i.e., magazines, newspapers,
packaging, CD covers, direct mail pieces, etc.).
Blackboard:
mytulane.blackboard.com Attendance:
Attendance is expected and is in accordance with Tulane
Course Fees: University School of Continuing Studies regulations.
Special course fees are $35. Notify instructor prior to missing class. E-mails are
acceptable.
Course Description:
This is an introductory course in the field of graphic Assignments, Projects & Deadlines:
design. An emphasis is placed on terminology, file types, All projects must be completed by yourself. Any prior
design techniques, color (spot and four-color process), coursework or published work will not be accepted.
and software training. Software training primarily focuses Projects will be submitted both in electronic (original
on Adobe InDesign. source file) and as a final printed piece. At the end of the
semester each student will make an electronic portfolio
File types, typography and layout are additional utilizing PDF technology.
concentrations included in the class. Other software
Grading/Assignments: Required Course Materials:
6 – 10 Projects...............................................40%* E-ruler and/or Ruler*
2 Quizzes . ..................................................... 20% Storage device: IPOD, jump drive, etc.**
1 Midterm...................................................... 20% Color wheel*
1 Final project/presentation/critique............... 20% Calculator (helpful, but not required)
*Art supply store
*LATE PROJECTS WILL BE DROPPED ONE LETTER GRADE **Computer or office supply store
Code of Academic Conduct (Honor Code):
Grading Scale: Adhere to University’s honor code standards and
Grading scales follows Tulane University standards. procedures. All coursework should be original work from
A (+/-) Excellent student.
B (+/-) Above average http://college.tulane.edu/code.htm
C (+/-) Average
D (+/-) Below average Academic dishonesty in any form will not be tolerated.
F Failing Students are expected to be familiar with the Code of
Computer Lab: Academic Conduct (Honor Code) and its provisions.
Students are expected to complete assigned projects by Collaboration: Oral reports, writings and tests are to be
due dates. Any student who does not complete projects/ prepared and completed by each student individually.
class assignments will automatically be dropped one letter Collaboration should be limited to discussions of subject
grade. Students are expected to utilize Computer Lab. matter, issues and case studies in and outside of class.
(Note: frequent use of computers/software enhances and Plagiarism: Plagiarism is taking someone else’s work
improves both design and computer skills.) and using it as your own without attribution. It is
grammatical theft. Students sometimes use material in
Computer Lab Hours: their research papers but mistakenly neglect to state the
Monday – Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. attribution. If you take a quote from a book, newspaper,
Saturdays & Holidays: per monitor’s posted schedule magazine, website, television broadcast, etc., you must
name the author, footnote it properly in your paper and
Class Rules: list it in your bibliography. If you find information and
n No cell phone use during class. rephrase it in your paper - even if it’s not a direct quote
n No IPOD use, unless for file storage. - you must attribute it by footnote. If in doubt, consult
n No Internet surfing during class. the Code of Academic Conduct and its insert titled,
n If requested, computer monitors must be turned OFF “Acknowledging Sources in Academic Work.” To find the
during class lectures. Code of Academic Conduct, go to the SCS homepage
n Class absences must be submitted in writing. E-mail and click on “Rules & Requirements.”
accepted.
Education Resource Center:
Recommended Readings/Texts: http://erc.tulane.edu
The Designer’s Graphic Stew: Visual Ingredients,
Techniques, and Layout Recipes for Graphic Designers, Resources:
Samara. www.adobe.com
www.ilovetypography.com
Graphic Design Solutions, Landa.
www.veer.com
Graphic Design, Referenced: A Visual Guide to the www.quark.com
Language, Applications, and History of Graphic Design, Vit www.aiga.com
and Gomez-Palacio.
Basics of Design: Layout & Typography for Beginners, Note: Subject to change
Graham.
Typography and Graphic Design: From Antiquity to the
Present, Jubert, Lemoine, and Lupton.
Thinking with Type, 2nd revised and expanded edition: A
Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students,
Lupton.
Adobe InDesign CS4 How-Tos: 100 Essential Techniques.
Anton and Cruise.
Summary
MDAR-235-81

SCHOOL OF CONTINUING STUDIES

GRAPHIC DESIGN I, SPRING 2011


DATE OBJECTIVE/PROJECT

1 January 11 Introduction class; Introduction to Graphic Design

2 January 18 Lecture; Typography and Design

Lecture; In-class exercises/Introduction to layout/design and software


3 January 25
Lecture (File types), Project 1: FLYER/PDF

4 February 1 Lecture (File types), Project 1: FLYER/PDF

5 February 8 Lecture (Color); Project 2: BROCHURE/PDF

QUIZ; Lecture
6 February 15
Project 3: Business Form

7 February 21 Lecture; Project 4: CORPORATE IDENTITY PACKAGE/PDF

8 March 1 Lecture; Project 5: POSTER/PDF

9 March 8 MARDI GRAS HOLIDAY

MID-TERM; DESIGN CRITIQUE


10 March 15
Lecture; Project 6: ADVERTISEMENT/PDF

11 March 22 Lecture; Project 7: NEWSLETTER/PDF

12 March 29 QUIZ 2; Lecture

13 April 5 Lecture; Project 8: MAGAZINE COVER

14 April 12 Lecture; Project 9: INVITATION/PDF

15 April 19 Lecture; Project 10: WEB DESIGN COMP/STORYBOARD/PDF

16 April 26 FINAL EXAM/PRESENTATION/CRITIQUE

PROJECT DUE DATES:


Due dates will be announced. All late projects/assignments
are dropped one letter grade.
Projects
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GRAPHIC DESIGN I, SPRING 2011


Flier  This exercise provides an introduction to layout design, Newsletter  Design a newsletter, including color
file types, importing and placing graphics, placing text and selection, typography selection and Masthead design,
InDesign toolbars and panels. An emphasis is placed on and importing and formatting generic text files. This
different color production techniques, including spot color exercise demonstrates the major difference of design/
(one-color), two-color and four-color process. The Pantone layout software vs. word processing software. Type control
Matching System (PMS) system is also introduced. (Project is a critical issue with this project. Paragraph and character
entails an 8.5” X 11” one-color, two-color, four-color layout.) formatting are new topics reviewed. (two-color)

Brochure  Instructor provides photography and text for Business Form  Business is a part of everyday life, even
layout placement to design a double-sided, six-panel, three- in the design field. This exercise will demonstrate the
fold, two-color brochure. This exercise provides additional importance of tabs, tables, and the step and repeat function.
practice with layout design, placing file types, importing and (two-color)
placing graphics, formatting text and columns/grids. (two-
color)
Magazine Cover  Design a visually-appealing,
Corporate Identity Package  This intensive exercise is professional-looking magazine cover. Creativity is the goal.
an introduction to identity design with the creation of a logo Target audience should be an influential factor in project.
for a specific local small business. Project includes the usuage (four-color)
of appropriate typography, the creation of an original iconic
symbol and professional color selection. Project also includes Invitation/Promo piece  Design an inspirational and
creating a letterhead, envelope, business card and logo appropriate invitation or promo piece as instructed. This
identity sheet. (two-color) project demonstrates “old school” techniques of cut and
paste and proper presentations of finished product. Actual
Poster  Create an interesting, visual appealing 11” X envelope provided. (two-color)
17” poster, with an emphasis on scale, on a current topic
provided. (four-color) Web Design  Create a storyboard using InDesign for a
proposed Web site based on your identity logo design.
Advertisement  Create an advertisement based on specific
This listing does not include ongoing class exercises.
print guidelines provided. This creative exercise introduces
Note: Due dates will be announced.
the student to standards that are normally placed within an
agency/company. Guidelines of the advertisement will come
from a selected local magazine. (one-color)
Inspire. Create. Compute.
Tulane
University
sc h o o l o f c o n ti n ui n g stu d i e s
Resources
http://tulane.blackboard.com/webapps/portal/frameset.jsp
Tulane
University
sc h o o l o f c o n ti n ui n g stu d i e s
Goals
T o i n f o r m a n d e d ucat e y o u ,

I n s p i r e y o u r c r e at i v i t y

U ti l i z i n g t o o l s a v ai l ab l e

i n t o d ay ’ s c o m p e t i t i v e m a r k e t
learn to Master
the mechanics of design
Tulane
University
sc h o o l o f c o n ti n ui n g stu d i e s

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SAVE THE DATE!
TASK FORCE ON CHILD ABUSE
PRESENTS…

JOHN BRADLEY
John Bradley is the District Attorney in Williamson County, Texas. He has appeared
on Court TV and National Public Radio speaking on different issues such as internet
safety and criminal law. In 2003, he was presented with the C. Chris Marshall
Distinguished Faculty Award, for outstanding contributions to the education of Texas
prosecutors. He is one of the most sought after presenters by law enforcement aand
prosecutors.

DATE: Thursday September 11, 2008


TIME: 1:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Children’s Hospital Auditorium
(200 Henry Clay Ave. New Orleans, La)

Limited Amount of Seats


Must RSVP in order to confirm a seat!
R.S.V.P. to:
Prevent Child Abuse Louisiana (Orleans Office)
Theresa Johnson-Osborn: orleans@pcal.org
Phone: (504) 837-5003
Or
Audrey Hepburn CARE Center of Children’s Hospital
Natasha Cooper: ncooper@chnola.org
Phone: (504) 896-9237

Sponsored by: The Louisiana Children’s Trust Fund


SAVE TASK FORCE

THE ON CHILD ABUSE

presents

DATE! JOHN BRADLEY

J
ohn Bradley is the District Attorney in Williamson County, Texas.
He has appeared on Court TV and National Public Radio speaking on different issues such
as internet safety and criminal law. In 2003, he was presented with the
C. Chris Marshall Distinguished Faculty Award, for outstanding contributions to the
education of Texas prosecutors. He is one of the most sought after presenters by law
enforcement and prosecutors.

Friday, November 7, 2008


9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Children’s Hospital Auditorium
200 Henry Clay Ave., New Orleans
TOPICS INCLUDE:
Confessions and Miranda Mythbusters
MySpace and Internet Safety

Limited seating
Must RSVP in order to confirm a seat!

R.S.V.P.:
Prevent Child Abuse Louisiana (Orleans Office)
Theresa Johnson-Osborn: orleans@pcal.org
Phone: (504) 837-5003
or
Audrey Hepburn CARE Center at Children’s Hospital
Stacie LeBlanc, JD, MEd: sleblanc@chnola.org
Phone: (504) 896-9237

Sponsored by: The Louisiana Children’s Trust Fund


What if...
What if...
Teens, Sex and
... I’m almost 13 and my friend is 16 and we
agree to have oral sex?
¥ The 16-year-old would be committing Teens, Sex and the Law: ... I’m almost 13 and my friend is 16 and we agree to
have oral sex?
Parents and Guardians:
aggravated rape and if convicted would be The 16-year-old would be committing aggravated rape
the Law:

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sentenced to life in jail. Parents and Guardians: A Guide for and if convicted would be sentenced to life in jail. Your Important Role
... I am 17 and my boyfriend is 3 years ... I am 17 and my boyfriend is 3 years younger and ARENTS CAN’T ALWAYS PRE-
younger and we get to third base? Your Important Role Teens and Parents we get to third base? VENT TEENS FROM MAKING
A Guide for Teens and Parents
¥ You can be charged with sexual You can be charged with sexual battery and could
battery and could be sentenced up to 10 POOR CHOICES. We can, however,
Parents can’t always prevent teens from making be sentenced up to 10 years in jail with no chance of
years in jail with no chance of probation poor choices. We can, however, provide them with probation or parole. provide them with information to
or parole. information to help them make educated decisions. ... My boyfriend likes to take sexy naked pictures of help them make educated decisions.
... My boyfriend likes to take sexy naked Although it may be difficult to start a conversation me with his cell phone? I am 15 and he is 17.
pictures of me with his cell phone, I am 15 about relationships and sex, you play an important Although it may be difficult to start a conversation about
You can be charged with producing pornogra-
and he is 17? role in helping your teen navigate their In relationships and sex, you play an important role in
phy and be sentenced up to 10 years in jail
¥ You can be charged with producing relationships.
pornography and be sentenced all with no chance of probation or parole. helping your teen navigate their relationships.
up to 10 years in jail with no chance of these ... I am 17, and a 12-year-old girl
This brochure provides basic legal knowledge at my school keeps emailing
probation or parole. to help you and your child understand the laws examples, This brochure provides basic legal knowledge to help
... I am 17, and a 12 year old girl at my sexually explicit photos of
regarding teen sexual activity in Louisiana. While the offender herself and friends? you and your child understand the laws regarding teen
school keeps emailing sexually explicit
photos of herself and friends?
each family will have their own expectations and would have The 17-year-old can be sexual activity in Louisiana. While each family will
ideals regarding sexual behavior, it is important for
¥ The 17-year-old can be charged with teenagers to know the legal consequences of their
to notify their charged with pos- have their own expectations and ideals regarding sexual
possession of child porn and could be actions and responsibilities. If you are concerned neighbors and register session of child
sentenced up to 99 years in jail, and if the porn and could be behavior, it is important for teenagers to know the legal
about your teen’s activities or suspect they are in an as a sex offender for at
photos are on the parents computer, they sentenced up to 99 consequences of their actions and responsibilities. If you
could be charged also.
unhealthy relationship, please seek legal advice. least 15 years and years in jail, and if the are concerned about your teen’s activities or suspect they
... I am 17, and I text a 15 year old in my possibly for life photos are on the parents’
are in an unhealthy relationship, please seek legal advice.
grade to see if she wants to have sex once they get computer, they could be
with a friend of ours? out of jail. charged also.
¥ You can be charged with committing New Orleans *15.541 ... I am 17, and I text a 15 year old
computer-aided solicitation of a minor and in my grade to see if she wants to have
could serve up to 10 years Children’s Advocacy Center, et seq sex with a friend of ours?
in jail. a program of You can be charged with committing
... My girlfriend and I, who are the same computer-aided solicitation of a minor and could
age, got really drunk and we had sex? Children’s Hospital Make educated and informed choices serve up to 10 years in jail.
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¥ Even if the sex is consensual, the 19- ... I am 19, and I have sex with my 15-year old girlfriend?
New Orleans Children’s Advocacy Center
year- old can be charged with carnal *This brochure is based on Louisiana Criminal law A program of Children’s Hospital
Even if the sex is consensual, the 19-year-old can be
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Make educated and
Before
legal advice, and is strictly for educational purposes. New Orleans charged with carnal knowledge and spend up to 10
sleblanc@chnola.org
years in jail.
In all of the above, the offender would have
Children’s Advocacy Center www.nocac.net informed choices that
to notify their neighbors and register as a sex In all of the above, the offender would have to notify their neigh- *This brochure is based on Louisiana Criminal law current to August 2010. It is
offender for at least 15 years and possibly bors and register as a sex offender for at least 15 years and possibly
not intended to provide legal advice, and is strictly for educational purposes.
will last a lifetime
for life once they get out of jail. *15.541 et seq for life once they get out of jail. *15.541 et seq

Teens, Sex and the Law:


What You Need To Know What’s the charge legally? What’s online? Teens, Sex and the Law: What’s the charge legally?

After
Think about these Louisiana charges* that result from
¥ Taking nude sexual pictures or movies of
anyone under 18 is a crime. Sending them
What You Need To Know Think about these Louisiana charges* that result from sexual contact with younger teens.
sexual contact with younger teens. Aggravated Rape: Having anal, oral or vaginal sexual intercourse with someone under the age of 13. The penalty for this
Hooking Up to friends on their cell phones or posting
Hooking Up: crime is life in prison or juvenile life up to 31 years old. *14:42 and LA ChC 857
Sexual activity without the consent of both is them online can be a serious crime.
Aggravated Rape: Having anal, oral or   Sexual activity without the consent of both is Felony Carnal Knowledge: If a person between the ages of 13-17 has consensual sexual intercourse or oral sex with
ALWAYS a crime. vaginal sexual intercourse with someone under
¥ If you are texting a boyfriend or girlfriend
who lives in another state, or chatting ALWAYS a crime. someone over the age of 17, where the age difference is more than 4 years, the older person can be charged with this crime,
NO means NO at any age, but certain ages the age of 13. The penalty for this crime is life   NO means NO at any age, but certain ages make
on a social networking site, be aware that even if the sexual act is consensual. Penalty is up to 10 years in jail. *14:80
make yes illegal. in prison or juvenile life up to 31 years old. yes illegal.
Louisiana law defines the age of consent as 15 *14:42 and LA ChC 857
the laws in that state may be more severe Misdemeanor Carnal Knowledge: When a person who is 17 or older has consensual sexual intercourse or oral sex with a
than Louisiana.   Louisiana law defines the age of consent as 15 for 13-16 year old, where the age difference is more than 2 years but less than 4 years. Penalty is 6 months in jail. *14:80.1
for some crimes and 17 for most.
some crimes and 17 for most.
Lack of knowledge of the juvenile's age shall Felony Carnal Knowledge: If a person between
  Lack of knowledge of the juvenile’s age is not a
not be a defense. No matter how old someone may the ages of 13-17 has consensual sexual intercourse What if it is just touching?
defense. No matter how old someone may act or look,
act or look, the law only cares about their actual age. or oral sex with someone over the age of 17, where Sexual Battery: Touching of the anus or genitals using any instrument or any part of body where the act is consensual,
the law only cares about their actual age.
The penalties for having sex, including oral sex, the age difference is more than 4 years, the older but one person is under the age of 15 and the offender is 3 years older. If a mouth is used to touch, the charge is oral sexual
with someone under 13 are more severe than the person can be charged with this crime, even if   The penalties for having sex, including oral sex,
battery, which carries a penalty of 0-10 years. If one party is under 13, the penalty is 25-99 years. *14:43.1 & .3
penalties for forcible rape. the sexual act is consensual. Penalty is up to 10 with someone under 13 are more severe than the
penalties for forcible rape.
years in jail. *14:80 Mixing sex with alcohol?
Simple Rape: When anal, oral or vaginal intercourse is deemed to be without the lawful consent of the victim because
Misdemeanor Carnal Knowledge: When a it is committed when the victim is incapable of resisting or of understanding the nature of the act by reason of a stupor or
person who is 17 or older has consensual sexual
abnormal condition of mind produced by an intoxicating agent or any cause, and the offender knew or should have known of
intercourse or oral sex with a 13 -16 year old, where
the victim’s incapacity. Penalty is up to 25 years in prison. *14:43
the age difference is more than 2 years but less
than 4 years. Penalty is 6 months in jail. *14:80.1
Texting about sex?
What if it is just touching? Computer Aided Solicitation of a Minor: What About Online?
Sexual Battery: Touching of the anus or When someone 17 or older contacts or
genitals using any instrument or any part of communicates through text or internet with What about photographs or videos?
the intent to persuade, induce, entice or Taking nude sexual pictures or movies of anyone under 18 is
body where the act is consensual, but one
coerce a person at least two years younger a crime. Sending them to friends on their cell phones or posting
person is under the age of 15 and the offender
is 3 years older. If a mouth is used to touch, to engage or participate in sexual conduct them online can be a serious crime.
the charge is oral sexual battery, which or a crime of violence. If the victim is
under 13, the penalty is 10-20 years. If If you are texting a boyfriend or girlfriend who lives in another
carries a penalty of 0-10 years. If one party is
under 13, the penalty is 25-99 years. *14:43.1 & .3 they are over 13 the penalty is 5-10 years. state, or chatting on a social networking site, be aware that the laws
*14:81.3 in that state may be more severe than Louisiana.

Mixing sex with alcohol? What about pictures? Pornography involving juveniles: Possession or taking of
Simple Rape: When anal, oral or vaginal any photographs, films, videotapes, or other visual reproductions of any sexual performance, which includes lewd exhibi-
Pornography Involving Juveniles:
intercourse is deemed to be without the tion of the genitals, involving a child under the age of 17. Penalty is 2-10 years. If juvenile under 13, the penalty is 25-99
Possession or taking of any photographs,
lawful consent of the victim because it is years.*14:81.1
films, videotapes, or other visual
committed when the victim is incapable of
reproductions of any sexual performance,
resisting or of understanding the nature of Texting about sex?
which includes lewd exhibition of the
the act by reason of a stupor or abnormal
genitals, involving a child under the age Computer Aided Solicitation of a Minor: When someone 17 or older contacts or communicates through text or
condition of mind produced by an intoxicating
of 17. Penalty is 2-10 years, if Internet with the intent to persuade, induce, entice or coerce a person at least 2 years younger to engage or participate in
agent or any cause, and the offender knew or
juvenile under 13, the penalty is sexual conduct or a crime of violence. If the victim is under 13, the penalty is 10-20 years. If they are over 13, the penalty
should have known of the victim's incapacity.
25-99 years.*14:81.1 is 5-10 years. *14:81.3
Penalty is up to 25 years in prison. *14:43
What if...
... I’m almost 13 and my friend is 16 and we
agree to have oral sex?
• The 16-year-old would be committing
aggravated rape and if convicted would be
Teens, Sex and the Law:
sentenced to life in jail. Parents and Guardians: A Guide for
... I am 17 and my boyfriend is 3 years
younger and we get to third base? Your Important Role Teens and Parents
• You can be charged with sexual
battery and could be sentenced up to 10 Parents can’t always prevent teens from making
years in jail with no chance of probation poor choices. We can, however, provide them with
or parole. information to help them make educated decisions.
... My boyfriend likes to take sexy naked Although it may be difficult to start a conversation
pictures of me with his cell phone, I am 15 about relationships and sex, you play an important
and he is 17? role in helping your teen navigate their
• You can be charged with producing relationships.
pornography and be sentenced
up to 10 years in jail with no chance of This brochure provides basic legal knowledge
probation or parole. to help you and your child understand the laws
... I am 17, and a 12 year old girl at my regarding teen sexual activity in Louisiana. While
school keeps emailing sexually explicit each family will have their own expectations and
photos of herself and friends? ideals regarding sexual behavior, it is important for
• The 17-year-old can be charged with teenagers to know the legal consequences of their
possession of child porn and could be actions and responsibilities. If you are concerned
sentenced up to 99 years in jail, and if the about your teen’s activities or suspect they are in an
photos are on the parents computer, they unhealthy relationship, please seek legal advice.
could be charged also.
... I am 17, and I text a 15 year old in my
grade to see if she wants to have sex
with a friend of ours?
• You can be charged with committing New Orleans
computer-aided solicitation of a minor and
could serve up to 10 years Children’s Advocacy Center,
in jail. a program of
... My girlfriend and I, who are the same
age, got really drunk and we had sex? Children’s Hospital Make educated and informed choices
• You can be charged with simple rape if (504) 894-5484 that will last a lifetime
she was too drunk to consent. sleblanc@chnola.org
... I am 19, and I have sex with my 15-year- www.nocac.net
old girlfriend? A message from:
• Even if the sex is consensual, the 19-
year- old can be charged with carnal *This brochure is based on Louisiana Criminal law
knowledge and spend up to 10 years in jail. current to August 2010. It is not intended to provide
legal advice, and is strictly for educational purposes. New Orleans
In all of the above, the offender would have
to notify their neighbors and register as a sex Children’s Advocacy Center
offender for at least 15 years and possibly
for life once they get out of jail. *15.541 et seq
What if...
... I’m almost 13 and my friend is 16 and we agree to
have oral sex?
Parents and Guardians: Teens, Sex and
The 16-year-old would be committing aggravated rape
the Law:

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and if convicted would be sentenced to life in jail. Your Important Role
... I am 17 and my boyfriend is 3 years younger and ARENTS CAN’T ALWAYS PRE-
we get to third base? VENT TEENS FROM MAKING
A Guide for Teens and Parents
You can be charged with sexual battery and could
POOR CHOICES. We can, however,
be sentenced up to 10 years in jail with no chance of
probation or parole. provide them with information to
... My boyfriend likes to take sexy naked pictures of help them make educated decisions.
me with his cell phone? I am 15 and he is 17.
Although it may be difficult to start a conversation about
You can be charged with producing pornogra-
In phy and be sentenced up to 10 years in jail relationships and sex, you play an important role in
all with no chance of probation or parole. helping your teen navigate their relationships.
these ... I am 17, and a 12-year-old girl
examples, at my school keeps emailing
This brochure provides basic legal knowledge to help
sexually explicit photos of
the offender herself and friends? you and your child understand the laws regarding teen
would have The 17-year-old can be sexual activity in Louisiana. While each family will
to notify their charged with pos- have their own expectations and ideals regarding sexual
neighbors and register session of child
porn and could be behavior, it is important for teenagers to know the legal
as a sex offender for at
sentenced up to 99 consequences of their actions and responsibilities. If you
least 15 years and years in jail, and if the are concerned about your teen’s activities or suspect they
possibly for life photos are on the parents’
are in an unhealthy relationship, please seek legal advice.
once they get computer, they could be
out of jail. charged also.
*15.541 ... I am 17, and I text a 15 year old
in my grade to see if she wants to have
et seq sex with a friend of ours?
You can be charged with committing
computer-aided solicitation of a minor and could
serve up to 10 years in jail.
... My girlfriend and I, who are the same age, got re-
ally drunk and we had sex?
You can be charged with simple rape if she was too
drunk to consent.
New Orleans Children’s Advocacy Center
... I am 19, and I have sex with my 15-year old girlfriend?
A program of Children’s Hospital
Even if the sex is consensual, the 19-year-old can be
(504) 894-5484
charged with carnal knowledge and spend up to 10
sleblanc@chnola.org Make educated and
years in jail.
www.nocac.net informed choices that
In all of the above, the offender would have to notify their neigh- *This brochure is based on Louisiana Criminal law current to August 2010. It is
bors and register as a sex offender for at least 15 years and possibly
not intended to provide legal advice, and is strictly for educational purposes.
will last a lifetime
for life once they get out of jail. *15.541 et seq
Teens, Sex and the Law:
What You Need To Know What’s the charge legally? What’s online?
Think about these Louisiana charges* that result from
• Taking nude sexual pictures or movies of
anyone under 18 is a crime. Sending them
Hooking Up sexual contact with younger teens. to friends on their cell phones or posting
Sexual activity without the consent of both is them online can be a serious crime.
Aggravated Rape: Having anal, oral or
ALWAYS a crime. vaginal sexual intercourse with someone under
• If you are texting a boyfriend or girlfriend
NO means NO at any age, but certain ages who lives in another state, or chatting
the age of 13. The penalty for this crime is life on a social networking site, be aware that
make yes illegal. in prison or juvenile life up to 31 years old.
Louisiana law defines the age of consent as 15 *14:42 and LA ChC 857
the laws in that state may be more severe
for some crimes and 17 for most. than Louisiana.
Lack of knowledge of the juvenile's age shall Felony Carnal Knowledge: If a person between
not be a defense. No matter how old someone may the ages of 13-17 has consensual sexual intercourse
act or look, the law only cares about their actual age. or oral sex with someone over the age of 17, where
The penalties for having sex, including oral sex, the age difference is more than 4 years, the older
with someone under 13 are more severe than the person can be charged with this crime, even if
penalties for forcible rape. the sexual act is consensual. Penalty is up to 10
years in jail. *14:80

Misdemeanor Carnal Knowledge: When a


person who is 17 or older has consensual sexual
intercourse or oral sex with a 13 -16 year old, where
the age difference is more than 2 years but less
than 4 years. Penalty is 6 months in jail. *14:80.1
Texting about sex?
What if it is just touching? Computer Aided Solicitation of a Minor:
Sexual Battery: Touching of the anus or When someone 17 or older contacts or
genitals using any instrument or any part of communicates through text or internet with
body where the act is consensual, but one the intent to persuade, induce, entice or
person is under the age of 15 and the offender coerce a person at least two years younger
is 3 years older. If a mouth is used to touch, to engage or participate in sexual conduct
the charge is oral sexual battery, which or a crime of violence. If the victim is
carries a penalty of 0-10 years. If one party is under 13, the penalty is 10-20 years. If
under 13, the penalty is 25-99 years. *14:43.1 & .3 they are over 13 the penalty is 5-10 years.
*14:81.3

Mixing sex with alcohol? What about pictures?


Simple Rape: When anal, oral or vaginal
Pornography Involving Juveniles:
intercourse is deemed to be without the
Possession or taking of any photographs,
lawful consent of the victim because it is
films, videotapes, or other visual
committed when the victim is incapable of
reproductions of any sexual performance,
resisting or of understanding the nature of
which includes lewd exhibition of the
the act by reason of a stupor or abnormal
genitals, involving a child under the age
condition of mind produced by an intoxicating
of 17. Penalty is 2-10 years, if
agent or any cause, and the offender knew or
juvenile under 13, the penalty is
should have known of the victim's incapacity.
25-99 years.*14:81.1
Penalty is up to 25 years in prison. *14:43
Teens, Sex and the Law: What’s the charge legally?
What You Need To Know Think about these Louisiana charges* that result from sexual contact with younger teens.
Aggravated Rape:  Having anal, oral or vaginal sexual intercourse with someone under the age of 13. The penalty for this
Hooking Up: crime is life in prison or juvenile life up to 31 years old. *14:42 and LA ChC 857
  Sexual activity without the consent of both is Felony Carnal Knowledge:   If a person between the ages of 13-17 has consensual sexual intercourse or oral sex with
ALWAYS a crime. someone over the age of 17, where the age difference is more than 4 years, the older person can be charged with this crime,
  NO means NO at any age, but certain ages make even if the sexual act is consensual. Penalty is up to 10 years in jail. *14:80
yes illegal. Misdemeanor Carnal Knowledge:   When a person who is 17 or older has consensual sexual intercourse or oral sex with a
  Louisiana law defines the age of consent as 15 for 13-16 year old, where the age difference is more than 2 years but less than 4 years. Penalty is 6 months in jail. *14:80.1
some crimes and 17 for most.
  Lack of knowledge of the juvenile’s age is not a
What if it is just touching? 
defense. No matter how old someone may act or look,
Sexual Battery:  Touching of the anus or genitals using any instrument or any part of body where the act is consensual,
the law only cares about their actual age.
but one person is under the age of 15 and the offender is 3 years older. If a mouth is used to touch, the charge is oral sexual
  The penalties for having sex, including oral sex,
battery, which carries a penalty of 0-10 years. If one party is under 13, the penalty is 25-99 years. *14:43.1 & .3
with someone under 13 are more severe than the
penalties for forcible rape.
Mixing sex with alcohol? 
Simple Rape:  When anal, oral or vaginal intercourse is deemed to be without the lawful consent of the victim because
it is committed when the victim is incapable of resisting or of understanding the nature of the act by reason of a stupor or
abnormal condition of mind produced by an intoxicating agent or any cause, and the offender knew or should have known of
the victim’s incapacity. Penalty is up to 25 years in prison. *14:43

What About Online?


What about photographs or videos?
Taking nude sexual pictures or movies of anyone under 18 is
a crime. Sending them to friends on their cell phones or posting
them online can be a serious crime.

If you are texting a boyfriend or girlfriend who lives in another


state, or chatting on a social networking site, be aware that the laws
in that state may be more severe than Louisiana.

Pornography involving juveniles:  Possession or taking of


any photographs, films, videotapes, or other visual reproductions of any sexual performance, which includes lewd exhibi-
tion of the genitals, involving a child under the age of 17. Penalty is 2-10 years. If juvenile under 13, the penalty is 25-99
years.*14:81.1

Texting about sex?


Computer Aided Solicitation of a Minor:  When someone 17 or older contacts or communicates through text or
Internet with the intent to persuade, induce, entice or coerce a person at least 2 years younger to engage or participate in
sexual conduct or a crime of violence. If the victim is under 13, the penalty is 10-20 years. If they are over 13, the penalty
is 5-10 years. *14:81.3

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InfoTrends Releases U.S. Production
Printing & Copying Market Forecast
InfoTrends has announced the release of its annual supplies, and services, rising from 65% in 2009 to
U.S. Production Printing & Copying Market Forecast. 77% in 2014.
This document provides a forecast for single-function
and multi-function devices for the U.S. production In terms of impressions, it is important to note that
printing and copying market between 2009 and 2014. a significant number of monochrome pages are being
printed on color devices. Light
Forecast metrics include
unit placements, installed-
Color will continue to coverage color pages are also
becoming more cost effective
base, page volume, retail
value, and revenue.
gain share of revenue and will account for a higher
percentage of color pages,
It also includes the
following segmentation:
from equipment, particularly on high-speed roll-
fed color devices.
color capability, imaging
technology, duty cycle,
supplies, and services, The overall printing industry
speed (page per minute),
feed type, and function.
rising from 65% in 2009 experienced significant declines
in 2009, and digital was not

According to this
to 77% in 2014. immune to this. However,
despite continued declines
forecast, color printing in the printing industry,
will increasingly erode InfoTrends is forecasting growth
the black & white market in terms of placements and in digital color printing due to shorter print runs,
impressions during the forecast period. Color will demand for personalization, and tighter turnaround
continue to gain share of revenue from equipment, times.
Defined as “problem
solving on a flat, two
dimensional surface”
The evolution of graphic design evolved within the last 10 years
Graphic design
is a combination
of creativity &
mechanics
Mechanics = computers, software
Design Fields
Industrial design
Design and development of three dimensional functional elements

Environmental design
Design of buldings, landscapes, interiors

Graphic design
Design of things people see and read

Web and multimedia design


Interactive, motion based graphics
Design Process
Research
Preparing a design solution
Who is the audience?
Constraints? Budget, format, time, etc.
Goal of the project?

Thumbnails
Second step in the design process
Idea sketches providing visual evidence of thinking, searching, sorting process that
leads to solutions

Roughs
Select best thumbnail and expand
Normally presented to Art Director/Manager
Critical thinking process; Creative thinking process
The Basics
Typography
Layout
Raster Graphics
Vector Graphics
Design Process
Comprehensives/Comp
Product you provide for final approval

Presentation
Presenting ideas/comps to client review
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Careers
Design Studios
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Know Your Computer System


Mac or PC platform
Preferences
Fonts
Toolbar
Control Panel
Fonts
Additional items include libraries
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System & Software
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Know Your Software


File > New
Document size
Review the screen
Toolbox
Control Panel
Panels/Palettes
Window > Workspace > Default
Navigate
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Indesign software
Getting to Know the Tools of The Trade
Selection tool

Direct select/position tool

Pen tool

Text/Text on a path tool

Pencil tool

Line tool
Frame: Rectangle/Elipse/Polygon tool
Rectangle/Elipse/polygon tool
Button tool

Scissors tool

Rotate tool

Scale/sheer tool

Gradient swatch tool


Free transform tool

Note tool
Eyedropper/measure tool

Hand tool

Zoom tool

Stroke/Fill
Adobe InDesign CS3

Formatting effects container


Apply none

Preview tool
Toolbox
Toolbar

Rulers
Control panel

Document
8½ X 11

Panels/palettes

Pasteboard Pasteboard

Margins

Adobe InDesign CS3


Default Workspace
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ROBERT R GASSIOT JR, MPS


A d j u n ct p r o f e ss o r

A B O U T Y O U R PR O F ESS O R

Education: Interests:
Master of Preservation Studies, Photography
Tulane University School of Architecture Architecture - historic, modern
Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, Gardening/landscaping
Tulane University Cycling
Associate of Business Studies, Typography
Delgado Community College Design, Graphic/Web

Professional Experience: Freelance Projects:


Director, Printing/Graphic Services, Trey Yuen Cuisine of China
Children’s Hospital, New Orleans GNOSSHRA
Agenda for Children
Gayle Adams Design Associates
Crescent City Kids
Perrin Benham Gallery