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Advanced Adobe InDesign
Advanced Adobe InDesign

Price: $325.00

Course Code: IC | Hours: 7

Advanced Adobe InDesign Training Overview

The Advanced InDesign class concentrates on the most common topics that we see in NYC businesses using on a daily basis. By the end of this training course, you will feel confident in using tables and columns effectively, creating a long document like books and magazines, creating advanced text styles, such as drop caps, using XML with InDesign, and managing color profiles and print in 4-color. This class is perfect to those wanting to take their InDesign knowledge to the next level, those looking to interview for positions that require an advanced level of InDesign, and those going into the Print, Advertising, Graphic Design or Business Industry.

What You'll Learn in this Class:

  • Creating tables
  • Working with Long Documents
  • Using XML
  • Advanced Concepts
  • Advanced Color Management

Prerequisites:

Students are recommended to take the following course or possess equivalent knowledge:

Related Classes:

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Prerequisites:

Students are recommended to take the following course or possess equivalent knowledge:

Related Classes:

See Also:

Advanced Adobe InDesign Training Outline

Lesson 1: Creating Tables

• Importing and formatting a table
• Using graphics in a table
• Formatting text in a table
• Creating cell styles
• Editing imported paragraph styles in a table

Lesson 2: Working with Long Documents

• Defining a book
• Setting order and pagination
• Working with a table of contents
• Maintaining consistency across book files
• Indexing a book
• Reassigning the style source
• Synchronizing book documents

Lesson 3: Using XML

• Importing and applying XML tags
• Tagging images
• Viewing and organizing structure
• Viewing and applying attributes
• Exporting XL
• Iporting XML
• Mapping tags to style
• Using XML snippets

Lesson 4: Advanced Concepts

• Master pages
• Adding placeholder frames for text and graphics
• Overriding master page items on document pages
• Using Columns
• Adding a jump line page number
• Creating a drop cap
• Creating a hanging indent
• Creating a pull quote
• Adding a rule
• Styles
• Creating and Using Nested Styles
• Creating and Using object styles

Lesson 5: Advanced Color Management

• Components of CMYK press-oriented workflow
• Setting up default working spaces
• Assigning, embedding and managing profiles

Lesson 6: Final Project