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SkillsFuture Course - Adobe InDesign CC Essential Training (Special Offer)

Find out how to build well-crafted print publications, interactive documents, digital magazines, and ebooks all in InDesign CC. This course will guide you through the core features and tools of this popular page-layout application, including concepts such as setting up documents with master pages and easily formatting text, objects, and tables using styles.

Topics include:

  • Getting started in just 30 minutes
  • Becoming familiar with the user interface
  • Setting up a new document
  • Placing graphics such as QR codes and barcodes
  • Formatting objects
  • Creating color and gradient swatches
  • Organizing projects with layers
  • Transforming objects
  • Incorporating drop caps, bullets, and numbering
  • Applying character and object styles
  • Building a multidocument book
  • Creating an interactive PDF and exporting to EPUB
  • Proofing a document with the Preflight panel
  • Printing and exporting a document


Module 1 Get Started

  • Adding and editing text
  • Adding and replacing graphics
  • Moving objects 
  • Printing and creating a PDF

Module 2. Understanding Your Workspace

  • Exploring the application window
  • Navigating and magnifying pages and objects
  • Setting rulers and measurements
  • Working with panels
  • Setting the view quality of artwork
  • Adjusting view and preview settings

Module 3. Creating a Document

  • Creating a new document 
  • Saving and reverting documents 
  • Saving for CS4, CS5, or CS6 with IDML
  • Setting margin and column guides 
  • Putting ruler guides on your page
  • Bleeding colors or images off the side of the page

Module 4. Managing Pages

  • Inserting, deleting, and moving pages
  • Changing page size
  • Creating and applying master pages
  • Overriding master page items
  • Adding page numbering
  • Changing page numbering with sections

Module 5. Text

  • Understanding text frames
  • Selecting and editing text
  • Inserting special characters
  • Importing text
  • Threading text frames
  • Setting text frame columns
  • Setting text inset and vertical justification
  • Allowing text frames to grow and shrink
  • Putting text on a path
  • Using the Story Editor
  • Checking spelling
  • Using Find/Change

Module 6. Graphics

  • Importing graphics
  • Using the Links panel
  • Editing graphics in their original application
  • Fitting graphics to the frame
  • Taking advantage of transparency and clipping paths
  • Inserting QR codes and barcodes

Module 7. Formatting Objects

  • Selecting objects
  • Applying basic strokes and fills
  • Colorizing images
  • Adjusting transparency
  • Adding drop shadows
  • Using other transparency effects
  • Copying formatting with the Eyedropper tool
  • Finding and changing object formatting

Module 8. Color

  • Creating color swatches
  • Understanding the danger (and power) of unnamed colors
  • Creating gradient swatches
  • Applying gradients

Module 9. Frames and Paths

  • Editing frame and path shapes
  • Adding rounded corners and other corner options
  • Making polygons and starbursts
  • Creating text outlines

Module 10. Managing Objects

  • Stacking objects
  • Creating and controlling layers
  • Managing objects in the Layers panel
  • Grouping and locking objects
  • Nesting objects
  • Aligning and distributing
  • Understanding text wrap
  • Using anchored objects

Module 11. Transforming Objects

  • Duplicating objects
  • Rotating objects 
  • Scaling objects
  • Skewing objects
  • Mirroring objects

Module 12. Character Formatting

  • Applying basic character styling
  • Applying advanced character formatting
  • Changing case
  • Using Find/Change for text formatting
  • Using Find Font

Module 13. Paragraph Formatting

  • Applying formatting to a paragraph
  • Spanning a paragraph across multiple columns
  • Splitting a paragraph into multiple columns
  • Using drop caps
  • Setting tabs
  • Adding rules (lines) above or below a paragraph
  • Adding automatic bullets
  • Numbering paragraphs

Module 14. Styles

  • Creating and applying paragraph styles
  • Using character styles
  • Editing and redefining styles
  • Using object styles
  • Applying styles with Quick Apply

Module 15. Tables

  • Creating a table
  • Adjusting rows and columns
  • Adding and deleting rows and columns
  • Formatting a table
  • Formatting cells
  • Applying table styles

Module 16. Long Documents

  • Building a multidocument book
  • Creating a "Continued on..." jump line
  • Constructing a table of contents (TOC)

Module 17. Interactive Documents

  • Adding hyperlinks and bookmarks 
  • Creating an interactive PDF 
  • Making form fields in PDF files 
  • Exporting an EPUB 

Module 18. Packaging, Printing, and Exporting

  • Checking your document with the Preflight panel 
  • Packaging for output
  • Using the Print dialog
  • Printing a small booklet 
  • Exporting a PDF 
  • Exporting text

SkillsFuture Credit Applicable for Individual
WDA Training Grant Applicable for Company

Course Code: CRS-N-0034730

For more details, please visit our website at 

https://www.tertiarycourses.com.sg/adobe-indesign-cc-essential-training.html or contact us at [email protected]


Yao Zhong brings with him multidisciplinary experience in animation and visual effects, with a portfolio of work ranging from commercial branding to television production. His past clients include Intel, Nokia, National University of Singapore and NCS. He is also a passionate educator, and currently also lectures at a local polytechnic in the field of visual effects.
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