Course Outline
InDesign - Intermediate
Version CS2/CS3/CS4/CS5

P.O. Box 225                 
East Petersburg, PA 17520-0225

Phone:717-560-3552
E-Mail:
Registrar@pceasy.com


Program Objectives: Using more advanced publishing tools included in InDesign, the student will learn additional ways to structure their documents and manipulate their look.

  • InDesign Tips
    • Save/Undo/File Revert
    • Zoom In/Zoom Out
    • Go to a Page
    • Remove All Control Palettes
  • Changing Preferences
  • Creating Columns
  • Turning the Toolbox On/Off
  • Changing the Shape of the Tolbox
  • Working With Frames
    • Rectangle/Ellipse/Polygon
    • Changing Polygon Settings
    • Typing Within Frames
    • Centering Top to Bottom
  • Colors and Swatches
    • Text/Fill color
    • Color Picker
    • Stroke Color
    • Creating Swatch Colors
  • Paragraph Styles
  • Table of Contents
  • Inserting Special Symbols
  • Copying Between Files
  • Using Drag and Drop to Copy Objects
  • Gradient Fill
  • Paste in Place Feature
  • Selecting Multiple Objects
  • Lasso Feature
  • Grouping/Ungrouping Objects
  • Nudging Objects

 

  • Page Sorter
  • Tables
    • Creating a Table
    • Working Within the Table
    • Changing Column Width
    • Changing Row Height
    • Adding/Deleting Columns
    • Adding/Deleting Rows
    • Merging Cells
    • Changing Font
    • Changing Cell Alignment
    • Displaying Table Palette
    • Adding Shading
    • Alternating Fill Colors
    • Table Headers
  • Jump Lines
  • Converting an Object's Shape
  • Rotating Masthead Along the Side
  • Setting Unequal Columns
  • Aborting Text Overflow
  • Using the Story Editor
  • Find Feature
  • Change Feature
  • Inserting Graphics From Files
  • Reverse Text
  • Tabs
  • Kerning
  • Tracking
  • Leading
  • Paragraph Rules

Course Prerequisite
Must have InDesign Basics proficiency
(4 CPE Credits)

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