14MIMA6 - Color management in packaging industry

Course specification
Course titleColor management in packaging industry
Study programmeMaterial Engineering
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ConditionPrinting basicsОблик условљености
    The goalStudent should learn about color and advanced utilization of techniques for controlled color reproduction in printing process.
    The outcomeStudent is familiar with techniques necessary for controlled and predictable reproduction of color in the printing production process. Student is also familiar with characteristically problems which obstruct proper color reproduction in practice, as well as with prerequisites for printing and packaging company, necessary for color management.
    Contents of lecturesColor. Physiology of the human site. Color space. Quantification of color. Color measurement. Color difference. Measuring techniques and equipment. Calibration and characterization of the equipment. Elements of the color management system. ICC-based color management. Direct conversion from one to another color space.
    Contents of exercisesApplication of color management equipment used in printing industry. Application of measuring methods. Visit to the printing houses that utilize color management techniques.
    1. Abhay Sharma, Understanding Color Management, Thomson Delmar Learning, New York, 2004
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    LecturesExercisesOTCStudy and ResearchOther classes
    Methods of teachingLectures, practical work, exercises, seminar
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligationsPointsFinal examPoints
    Activites during lecturesTest paper50
    Practical lessons10Oral examination