Colour management
2014-2015 - IMT2411 - 5 ECTS

Expected learning outcomes

The students will get an understanding of the principles in terms of
 consistent and accurate colour reproduction for a variety of media
 substrates. Furthermore, they shall be able to proficiently apply colour management techniques in the context of graphic design and media production.


- Colour and colour Vision
 - Colorimetry and colour measurement
 - Digital image reproduction technology
 - Colour management components
 - Image quality
 - Workflow
 - Colour management on application level

Teaching Methods

Group works
Laboratory work
Mandatory assignments

Form(s) of Assessment

Written exam, 3 hours

Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

Coursework Requirements


Teaching Materials

  • Ashe, Tom P. (2014) Color Management & Quality Output, Working with Color from Camera to Display to Print, Focal Press UK
  • Sharma, Abhay (2004) Understanding color management, New York: Thompson