Design and prepare projects for printing via a thorough introduction and practical applications for Adobe InDesign.
What you can learn.
- Familiarize yourself with Adobe InDesign's features and gain a practical understanding of its usage for print and digital media
- Learn and practice inserting and sizing graphics, adding text, creating interactive forms, and preparing your work for a commercial printer
- Successfully create various documents such as brochures, magazines, books, zines, brand identity, annual reports, print advertisements, promotions, and catalogs
About this course:This course provides an introduction to the functions and capabilities of Adobe InDesign. Students will be guided in establishing a professional workflow to design documents for print and digital distribution. Learn how to manipulate type and image and create multi-page documents through the use of styles, grids, and templates. Gain the skills and confidence to prepare your documents for print and communicate effectively with vendors. Combine these skills to design and professionally print a short book, gaining real world experience translating ideas from screen to printed object.
Summer 2021 Schedule
Course content is delivered through an online learning platform where you can engage with your instructor and classmates. There are no required live meetings, but assignments are due regularly.