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InDesign - Up and Running

This introductory course delves into Adobe's InDesign CS5 desktop publishing application. This class is appropriate for beginning level users of InDesign. Students will use frames to place text and graphics, learn typography and paragraph formatting, and explore how to draw and manipulate objects and graphics. Course is taught in the MAC environment.

Topics covered:

  1. Navigating within InDesign
  2. Creating and Formatting Text
  3. Working with Layers
  4. Adding Graphics
  5. Working with Color
  6. Working with Master Pages
  7. Formatting with Styles
  8. Creating and Editing Tables
  9. Output and PDF Exporting

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