In this course, students will use the advanced features of Adobe® InDesign® CS5
to create and design content for the web and print.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
handle page elements.
- manage styles.
- develop complex paths.
import and export data to external files.
- work with XML files.
create dynamic documents.
- manage long documents.
- export InDesign
files to other formats.
- adjust print settings.
Lesson 1: Handling Page Elements
- Create Duplicate Items
- Handle Text Layouts
- Create Transparency
- Create Anchored Objects
- Manage a Library
Lesson 2: Managing Styles
- Import Styles from Microsoft® Word Documents
- Create Nested Styles
- Create Related Styles
- Apply Styles in a Sequence
- Manage Style Overrides
- Redefine Styles
- Break the Link to Styles
Lesson 3: Developing Complex Paths
- Create Bézier Paths
- Create Clipping Paths
- Create Compound Paths
- Create Type Outlines
Lesson 4: Administering External Files
- Import Layered Files
- Merge Data
Lesson 5: Working with an XML File
- Integrate XML Content into a Document
- Import XML Content
- Create a Snippet
Lesson 6: Creating Dynamic Documents
- Create Interactive Documents
- Insert Footnotes
- Insert Text Variables
- Create Text Conditions
- Create Document Sections
Lesson 7: Managing Long Documents
- Create a Book
- Create a Table of Contents
- Create Hyperlinks
- Create Cross-References
- Generate an Index
Lesson 8: Exporting InDesign Files in Other Formats
- Export PDF Files
- Export Files for the Web
- Export Files for Animation
Lesson 9: Adjusting Print Settings
- Manage Colors
- Preview the Print Output
- Create Print Presets
This course is intended for students who want to expand their entry-level
knowledge of Adobe InDesign by using advanced features and collaboration tools.
Virtual Adobe InDesign CS5 - Level 2 Online Live training option
Imagine an industry-leading classroom training experience from wherever you have access to the Internet.
The Virtual Online Live events listed here gives you an effective and proven online virtual learning experience with the freedom to attend virtually from anywhere.
There is also an option of experiencing Online Live from one of the many national partner centers where a computer and headset will be provided for you.
This rich and engaging virtual classroom environment lets you conveniently interact with instructors and other students.
You will hear and see your instructor as they teach the course and answer your questions via voice or text.
Choose the online live virtual training option and you can access the recorded version even after the class has finished.
The onDemand labs give you access to the same client and server technologies covered in class so you can test, apply and hone your skills by accessing the labs before and even after the class.
Technical Requirements: a computer or laptop with a modern browser and high speed internet access along with one or two monitors.