InDesign: An Introduction

City University London
Course summary
10 weeks
395 GBP
Part time
Next available date: 28/04/2020 - London
Open / Scheduled
InDesign: An Introduction

Course description

InDesign: An Introduction

This course will cover the key functionality of Adobe InDesign CC, the industry-standard layout and publishing program, as well as techniques for laying out text and graphics for professional publication.

You'll gain an appreciation of the fundamentals of typography, page layout and other page design principles and learn how to apply these principles using InDesign, gaining hands-on experience in the art of successful page layout.

You should have good working knowledge of the Windows or Macintosh operating system.

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Prerequisite knowledge

Working knowledge of the Windows or Macintosh operating system.

Training Course Content

  • The InDesign working environment
  • Toolbox
  • Navigation
  • Layers
  • Constructing a new document
  • Master Pages
  • Type
  • Duplicating items
  • Graphic Frames
  • Text Frames
  • Creating solid objects
  • Anchor Points
  • Drawing shapes with pre-set tools
  • Wrapping text around a graphic object
  • Styles: paragraph, character and object styles
  • Aligning objects
  • Colour
  • Working with gradients
  • Transparency
  • Printing & exporting
  • Considering design in page layouts

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City University London

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