Course Detail: CMP240 - Intro to InDesign® - NEW!

Learn how to use Adobe InDesign® CC software to create professional-quality letterhead, brochures, forms, eBooks, business materials and more.

Adobe InDesign® is the industry-standard desktop publishing through Creative Cloud (CC). Learn to create eye-catching print and digital materials through interactive class projects. Explore the best ways to create different types of material, how to reuse items such as colors and artwork, and how to produce publications for different page sizes and devices. Discover how to use this popular page layout software to design and create professional-quality letterhead, business cards, brochures, forms, interactive PDF files, an eBook, and more. 

Software Requirements: Adobe InDesign® CC, Adobe Creative Cloud, or any version of Adobe Creative Suite CC that includes the Adobe InDesign® CC (not included in enrollment).


Course Topics 
  • Making Your Way Around InDesign® 
  • Setting Up a New Document 
  • Organizing Objects on a Layout 
  • Setting Up a Multipage Document 
  • Adding, Editing, and Threading Text 
  • Importing Graphics and Images 
  • Drawing and Working With Shapes 
  • Managing and Applying Color 
  • Designing Tables and Creating Forms 
  • Storing Text and Color Information 
  • Creating and Distributing a Complex Document 
  • Working with Color Separations, Special Layouts, and E-Books


About the Instructor 
Doug Sahlin is a professional photographer, author, graphic designer, and instructor living in Venice, Florida. He was President of Superb Images, a wedding and event photography company for three years. He creates fine art images of the flora, fauna, and iconic landscapes and seascapes found on the west coast of Florida. Doug has written over twenty how-to books, many of them bestsellers on Amazon.

 Session Information: 24SCMP240

Schedule: This class is 100% online. See above website link for start date options.
Times: 12:00am-12:01am EDT
Please see above registration information for this session.

Facility Detail

Online Course
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