ADOBE INDESIGN MASTERCLASS

Adobe Indesign Masterclass training available throughout the UK.

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Learn Indesign from intro to an advanced level in just 4 days.

Imagine being able to create documents of many types, from single page advertisements and flyers, to complex multi-page colour. And then later being able to improve on your existing Indesign skills by being able to use additional techniques to manipulate text, pictures, and pages. Control type formatting, create and edit graphics, and create and modify layouts with efficiency and accuracy.

Adobe® InDesign® CS software breaks down the barriers between online and offline publishing. Create compelling print layouts, immersive content for playback in the Adobe Flash® Player runtime, and interactive PDF documents.

DURATION: 4 Days

Indesign Screen

LEARN HOW TO:

Learn Indesign from intro to an advanced level in just 4 days.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

This course is intended for graphic designers, creative professionals, print professionals, publishers, pre-press professionals, and marketing communications professionals. Anyone who wants to learn Indesign to advanced level very quickly.

PREREQUISITES:

Before taking this course, the student must have basic PC skills, including a basic understanding of a computer's operating system, how to launch an application and create and save files, as well as how to copy files from CDs and other media

COURSE CONTENT:

Managing the Adobe InDesign CS Environment
Preferences
Customize Your Workspace
Set General Preferences
Manage Document Presets
Workspace and Window arrangement
Visual pages Panel
Designing Documents
Create a New Document
Alter a Document’s Layout
Create the Structure of a Document
Develop Master Pages
Manage Text and Graphic Placement
Type and Text
Add Tex
Edit Text
Spell Check Text
Bullets and Numbering
Find/ Change -
Change Text Threads
Format Characters
Format Paragraphs
Numbering paragraphs
Text variables
Nested Styles
Manage Styles /Style Groups -
Quick Apply
Improved Text Wrap
Text on a path
Rules
The Glyphs panel
Flexible dictionary management
Layers
Layers Panel
Moving across layers
Objects
Arranging, Aligning and Distributing
Transforming Objects
Duplicating
Rotating
Scaling
Skewing
Mirroring
The Transform Again commands
Object Styles
InDesign Snippets
Links Panel
Utilizing Colours, Swatches, and Gradients
Utilize Colour
Utilize Swatches
Apply Fills, Gradients, and Strokes
Managing Transparency
Apply Transparency
Apply Transparency Flattener Presets
Graphics
File Types
Multiple image placement
Importing options
Adobe Photoshop support
Adobe PDF layer support
Selectively display layers and layer comps
Image Frames simple, compound & custom
Fitting images Control Palette and shortcuts
Anchored Objects
Clipping Paths, Alpha channels
Importing InDesign documents
Libraries
Using InDesign libraries
Pen & Bezier tools
Path tools in InDesign
Effects
Inner Shadow
Bevel and Emboss
Gradient Feather
Inner Glow and Outer Glow
Tabs and Tables
Creating a table
Adjusting rows and columns
Adding and deleting rows and columns
Formatting a table
Formatting cells
Headers and footers
Table styles
Placing graphics in cells
Working with Microsoft Word and
Exceltables tables
Long Documents
Page Palette and working with pages
Text Flow and Links
Multiple Master Pages
Numbering Pages
Making & Packaging Books
Table of Contents
Indexes
Preparing for Handoff to a Service Provider
Check Documents for Problems
Print a Document
Package Files
Preview Output
Print, Separation, Flattening
Print options
PostScript, preflighting and Packaging
Creating Acrobat PDF Files
Prepare PDF Files for Web Distribution
Manage PDF Presets
Export PDF Files for Printing
Workflow's
Export to XHTM
Email based assignments for In Copy workflow
Automatically generated layouts from XML
Adobe Bridge
Improved performance
Filter panel
Compare and preview images
Compare multiple images in the Preview panel and use the Loupe tool to zoom in on image previews
Version Cue Inspector and Version Cue buttons
Workspace flexibility

For further details, to book a course, or to find out about bespoke training;

Tel: 0845 644 6962 Or Email: training@cut-it.tv

 

 

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