IMPACT OF CORELDRAW AND PHOTOSHOP ON NEWSPAPER AND MAGAZINE PAGE PLANNING AND DESIGN

The research examined the Impact of CorelDraw and Photoshop on Newspaper and Magazine Page planning and Design using Ovation Magazine, the Punch Newspaper and the Guardian Newspaper. It was revealed that the advent and use of CorelDraw and Photoshop is a plus in page planning, design, colouration, photo editing and cropping to better the production. Survey research method was adopted using simple random sampling technique was also adopted to select respondents. Also, the data analysis and interpretations of findings was done using frequency and, percentage method. The research was recommended that Photo journalism and Graphic Arts should be taught separately …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF SMARTPHONE USAGE ON THE ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE OF BABCOCK UNIVERSITY STUDENTS

The research examined the influence of Smartphone usage on the Academic Performance of Babcock University Students, Ogun State Nigeria. Smartphone especially blackberry, window and Android phones have made surfing internet among students more easier and cheaper compared to the days when only assess to the internet was by going to a cyber café and later to the using of personal computer with modem etc, Survey research method was adopted coupled with 120 copies of questionnaires that were administered to 120 respondents of which 110 were retrieved. It was established that smartphone aids research and communication among respondents while so many …READ MORE …