Certification Prep: Adobe InDesign

A 21st-Century Education Course

$349.00 for 1 year

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Certification Prep: Adobe InDesign

This course introduces students to the world of Adobe InDesign and prepares students to take the ACE Certification Exam on InDesign. Students will get an insight into what it is like working in the print and digital media publishing industry. Over 10 modules, students will learn everything from absolute basics like navigating InDesign to performing complex tasks like creating multi-page documents, applying effects, and even creating original artwork. The course contains guided tutorials, do-it-yourself projects, and great resources that will help students practice and learn how to work in InDesign.

What You’ll Learn

Associated Careers

  • The critical concepts related to working with colleagues and clients as well as crucial legal, technical, and design-related knowledge.
  • How to navigate the interface setup and program settings that assist in an efficient and effective workflow.
  • The process of ingesting digital assets for a project.
  • Document structure such as layers and tracks.
  • Core tools and features of the application to create visual elements and manipulate text and selections.
  • How to save and export documents or assets within individual layers or selections.
  • And more…
  • Art Director
  • Web Designer
  • Graphic Designer
  • Digital Content Producer
  • Digital Communications Specialist

What You’ll Create

Associated 21st-Century Skills

  • Documents with appropriate settings for web, print, and mobile.
  • Assets that can be imported into projects
  • Visually appealing document layouts using core tools and features
  • Documents with interactive elements, behaviors, and rich-media objects.
  • Visually appealing tables to display data
  • And much more…
  • Creativity
  • Critical thinking
  • Design thinking
  • Problem-solving
  • Adaptability
  • Attention to detail
  • and more…

 

System/Equipment Requirements

  • Adobe Certification courses require students to have their own license to the applicable software program (Photoshop, Illustrator, or InDesign).
  • Testing center fees for the Certification courses are paid separately and independently should the student choose to take the certification test at the end of the course.