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<span id="_ctl16__ctl0_head_title">Ryerson: The Chang School: Course: CGRA 116</span>

CGRA 116 Estimating in the Graphic Arts

Certificate and Degree Credit
Communication & Design Program Area

Prerequisite(s): GRA 420 and GRA 422 and CGRA 423 and GRA 424 and CACC 100
Duration: 39 Hours
Fee: $635.09* (Payment in full is required at time of enrolment.)
Available through Distance Education

Introduction to price list and cost estimating using manual and computerized methods. This course relies heavily on fundamental knowledge learned from courses in premedia, imposition planning, printing, and bindery and finishing. A hands-on approach is used for applying budgeted hourly rates (BHR), standards, materials costs, formulas, markups in producing accurate estimates. Emphasis is placed on the use of accurate specifications, the best imposition and production plan, with consideration to quality, turnaround time and cost efficient use of labour, equipment, manufacturing processes, paper and other materials. Manual, spreadsheet and database (MIS) estimating procedures will be taught.

Distance Course Outline (subject to change)

Fall 2016
Enrolment for this term is closed.
Distance Delivery Option
Distance: Internet 12 Sep 2016-10 Dec 2016
Winter 2017
Enrolment for this term is closed.
Distance Delivery Option
Distance: Internet 16 Jan 2017-22 Apr 2017
Spring/Summer 2017
Enrolment for Spring/Summer 2017 is currently open; see Important Dates for specific enrolment periods. See Enrolment for instructions on enrolling online, by mail, or in person. Undergraduate Students: Please enrol using RAMSS for courses applicable to your degree program.Due to Congress 2017 taking place on campus, there will be no undergraduate, graduate, or Chang School on campus classes from Saturday, May 27 to Friday, June 2, 2017. Distance Education courses will not be affected. There are a few other exceptions that will run through Congress week. Please visit Congress 2017 – Chang School Exceptions page for more information and for the complete list of Chang School exceptions..
There are no classes/sections scheduled for this course in Spring/Summer 2017

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