Adobe Photoshop CS6

Course: Adobe InDesign CS6

Course Description
The course will get you started with Adobe InDesign and will help you learn creating your own designs, documents, adding and modifying graphics, and work and resize text. It will help you design high quality brochures, flyers, books, and also pages for digital publishing. The students will get to learn the essentials of interactive forms and digital publishing formats such as EPUB.

Class and Lab Hours: 50 (25 Theory, 25 Lab)

Pre-requisites:Basic knowledge of Windows operating system.

Course Objectives:
Upon completion of the course, trainees/students will be able to:
  1. Create pages for books and documents
  2. Create eye-catching printed documents
  3. Create interactive forms for offline usage
  4. Package your work for a commercial printing
  5. Design and export documents in digital publishing formats
Evaluation: There will be one exam that every trainee/student must pass with 75% marks or more score to get a certificate of completion from TIET.

Suggested Learning Approach
In this course, you will study individually or within a group of your peers. As you work on the course deliverables, you are encouraged to share ideas with your peers and instructor, work collaboratively on projects and team assignments, raise critical questions, and provide constructive feedback.

Detailed Course Outline

 Unit Heading   Unit Topics
1. Introduction to Adobe InDesign CS6
  • Creating New Document
  • Saving a File
  • Arranging Palettes
  • Customizing Workspace
  • Using Palette Menus
  • Working With Layers
  • Using Context Menus
2. Understanding Your Workspace
  • Starting New Documents and Page Size
  • Working With Master Pages
  • Using Footers
  • Using Placeholder Master
  • Applying Master and Overriding Master
  • Editing Master Pages
3. Working with Text
  • Modifying and Resizing Text Frames
  • Working With Styles
  • Changing Text Alignment
  • Working With Styles
  • Aligning Paragraph
  • Using Baseline Grid
  • Special Font Features and Drop Cap
  • Changing Number of Columns
  • Writing Text on a Path
  • Using Kerning and Tracking
4. Working with Graphics
  • Adding Graphics
  • Modifying and Resizing Graphic Frames
  • Managing Links to Imported Graphics
  • Updating Graphics
  • Wrapping Graphics
  • Rotating and Aligning Objects
  • Using Library to Manage Objects
5. Creating Tables
  • Importing and Formatting a Table
  • Formatting Borders and Alternating Row Colors
  • Adding Graphics Within Tables
  • Formatting Text In Table
  • Adjusting Size of the Columns
6. Working with Color
  • Adding Color to Swatch Palette
  • Applying Color to Objects
  • Using Dash Stroke
  • Using Gradient
  • Using Tint
  • Working With Spot Color
  • Apply Color to Text
7. Working with Transparency
  • Setting Transparency
  • Setting Opacity of Objects
  • Working With Blending Modes
  • Using Feathering
  • Using the Transparency Settings For Eps Images
  • Adding Drop Shadow
8. Creating Interactive Documents
  • Creating Bookmarks
  • Creating Hyperlinks
  • Creating Navigation Buttons
  • Adding a Movie
  • Adding Rollover and Down States to a Button
  • Adding an Action
  • Exporting to Pdf
9. Packaging and Printing
  • Using the Preflight Feature
  • Packaging
  • Using Separation Preview
  • Using Transparency Preview
  • Using Transparency Flattener Preview
  • Creating Printing Proof

Portfolio
Every trainee/student will make a portfolio (Binder) that will contain the following in the order listed:
  • Training completion certificate given to student by TIET
  • Course syllabus
  • All assignments (Tutorials and Exercises)
  • Tests/Exams taken by the student
  • Any project done in the class
  • A short summary by the student about how this training session has helped him/her
  • Membership certificate of "Emerging Technologies Club" with student's picture.
  • Class picture with the instructor
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