Beginners Adobe InDesign CS6 Courses in Cape Town
This basic Adobe InDesign CS6 course in Cape Town is intended for students who want to explore the basic tools and features of InDesign for creating professional page layouts and designs. 2KO presents Adobe courses in Cape Town by means of full time instructor-led training; as well as internet-accessible online training, which are aimed at International IT Certification exams. 2KO is an IT consulting and training company, offering both business services and training across multiple platforms. 2KO Africa's various courses are available as full time classes, or as online e-learning, enabling 2KO students the opportunity to study courses online world-wide, to ensure students have access to the best training possible.
In this course students will will utilize Adobe InDesign CS5 to create and deliver eye-catching printed documents.
Before taking this course, students should be familiar with the functions of their computer's operating system such as creating folders, launching programs, copying and pasting objects, formatting text, retrieving and saving files. Familiarity with other Adobe software applications is helpful, but not required.
At Course Completion:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
Identify the various elements of the Adobe InDesign interface.
Enhance documents with formats, colour, and styles.
Work with page elements.
Work with tables.
Module 1: Exploring the InDesign Environment
Identify the InDesign Interface Components
Customize the Interface
Use the Navigation Controls
Set General and Interface Preferences
Module 2: Designing Documents
Create a Document
Add Graphical Objects
Module 3: Enhancing Documents
Format Characters and Paragraphs
Apply Colours, Swatches, and Gradients
Apply Fills and Strokes
Create and Apply Styles
Module 4: Working with Page Elements
Manage Page Elements with Layers
Module 5: Managing Objects
Thread Text Frames
Search and Replace Content
Module 6: Working with Tables
Create a Table
Modify a Table Structure
Format a Table
Module 7: Finalizing Documents
Check Documents for Errors
Print a Document
Export PDF Files for Commercial Printing
Prepare PDF Files for Web Distribution