InDesign CC Level 1 (Basic)


 
Course Length: 6hrs (1 Day)
Giving your documents a well-designed, professional look will put you a step ahead in a marketplace cluttered with all kinds of communications. Paragraph and character styles that allow you to format pages of text uniformly, layout features that help you to build alternate size configurations of your document, and various panels that enable you to easily customize both text and graphics; Adobe InDesign CC has all the tools you need to elevate the look of your document and get it out to the people who need to see it, whether it be in print or on the web.

Learning Objectives:
In this course, you will use Adobe InDesign CC to create and deliver professional looking printed and interactive documents. You will:
  • Navigate the InDesign interface
  • Create a new document
  • Customize a document using color, swatches, gradients, and styles
  • Manage page elements
  • Add tables
  • Prepare documents for deployment
Target Student:
This course is intended for students who want to use the basic tools and features of InDesign for creating professional page layouts and designs.

Course Outline:
Section 1: Getting Started with InDesign
Identify Components of the InDesign Interface
Customize the InDesign Interface
Apply the Navigation Controls and Set Preferences

Section 2: Designing a Document
Establish Project Requirements
Apply Design Principles
Create a New Document
Add Text to a Document
Add Graphics to a Document

Section 3: Customizing a Document
Format Characters and Paragraphs
Apply Colors, Swatches, and Gradients
Create and Apply Styles

Section 4: Working with Page Elements
Arrange and Align Objects
Apply Layers
Transform and Manipulate Objects
Thread Text Frames
Edit Text

Section 5: Building Tables
Create and Modify a New Table
Format a Table

Section 6: Preparing a Document for Delivery
Resolve Errors in a Document
Export Files for Printing and for the Web
Level 1 (Basic)

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