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Adobe InDesign CS6 Level 1 Course Outline

 (2 days)

** This class is taught on PC running Windows **

InDesign CS6 Introduction is part of an ILT series, which is designed to help students prepare for the Adobe Certified Expert exam for InDesign CS6. This course will teach students fundamental concepts, terminology, and the basic features of Adobe InDesign CS6.

Course Outline

Unit 1: Getting Started
Topic A:     Adobe InDesign Environment
Topic B:     Preferences and defaults
Topic C:     Navigation and document views

Unit 2: Basic documents
Topic A:     New documents
Topic B:     Create and position text in a frame
Topic C:     Place and alter graphics and files

Unit 3: Using objects
Topic A:     Object positioning
Topic B:     Modify and transform objects
Topic C:     Object consistency

Unit 4: Multi-page documents
Topic A:     Master pages
Topic B:     Insert, delete, and move pages
Topic C:     Layers

Unit 5: Working with text
Topic A:     Text flow
Topic B:     Text formatting
Topic C:     Text Styles

Unit 6: Working with graphics and colors
Topic A:     Adjust graphic formatting
Topic B:     Custom colors

Unit 7: Preflighting and preparing documents for final output
Topic A:     Preflight documents
Topic B:     Prepare documents for final output
Topic C:     Export to PDF

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