Intermediate Level (ID-IT-2D)
2-day "Comprehensive" £450+VAT (*1-day "Crash" £245+VAT)

InDesign CS5

2-day Course Topics (*Crash course contents vary per client)

Content Summary: Greater panel and tool control, fine-precision typography, more advanced layout and workflow options
Results: Spot colour video cover, gatefold brochure

Ideal for: Basic level users who wish to progress or whose job requires greater competence in the software. Great for anyone serious about print design and page layout.

Workspaces

SOME UPGRADE FEATURES

Workspace control
Customising menus
Customising shortcuts
Multiple file view etc

Working with graphics and imagery

Adobe Bridge
Customising the Links panel
Importing Photoshop Files - options
Importing Illustrator Files- options

Working with Colour

Colour Swatch Types
Colourising Images

Working with Type

Styling text
Glyphs
Text wrapping options
Layer work
Paragraph rules - more features
Drop Caps
Hard and soft line breaks
Special Characters

Tables

Fine-tuning tables through the control area
When to use tables

Frames and objects

Pathfinder control
Shape convertion
Object groups
Transforming objects
Step and repeat functions
Special effects

Long documents

Creating templates
Creating spreads
Smart Text reflow
Creating different-sized pages
Working with Master Pages
Loading / managing styles
Sectioning and numbering
Table of contents
Creating an index
Libraries and Snippets
Creating Chapters and Books

Output

Pre-flight preparation
Looking at Print presets
Export to PDF
Export to eBooks

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NEW VERSION: CC 2015
Released: Summer 2015

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ADOBE INDESIGN CC 2015
– OUR FAVOURITE UPGRADE IN THE CREATIVE SUITE

InDesign CS6

New Features Summary:

  • Alternative Layouts
  • Liquid Layouts
  • ePUB 3.0 ready
  • Interactive PDF form tools
  • Copy/Paste HTML
  • Flexible column dimensions
  • Content Collector Tools
  • Overlay Assets
  • Align to Key Object
  • Object Export Options – enhanced
  • Save as IDML
  • Split view
  • Export to PNG
  • Complex calculation fields
  • Real-life Actual Size

"A great course, thank you so much!"

David Sully
INDESIGN:
Basic, Crash Course, 1 day

 

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