We are glad to let you know, all courses start after Sept 1 2016 will use Adobe InDesign CC as the training software version, to provide the best & latest learning experience.

Introduction

  • Adobe InDesign is the world-leading software for professional desktop and electronic publishing in the MAC and Windows environments. It provides precise control over typography and built-in creative tools for designing, preflighting, and publishing.
  • Adobe InDesign is applicable to creating professional designs for magazines, newspapers, catalogues, booklets, newsletters, fliers, etc, as well as digital publications such as e-books and e-magazines.
  • The latest InDesign software is used in class to enable students to build their expertise in all the essential features of the software through instructor-led hands-on practical sessions.
  • Students having completed the training will get the Adobe official course completion certificate.
  • Both PC and Mac classes are available. Course codes ending in an “M” (Cantonese class) or “A” (English class) denote Mac classes.
  • You can get a free account of itacademia.com for extra learning resources and out of classroom support.

Mac/PC Ready

CC & CS6 Compatibility

 Video Introduction

Cert of completion

Course Duration

12 hrs

Course Fee

$0

Prerequisites

  • Applicants should be computer-literate with a sound working knowledge of the Windows/Mac operating systems. Previous knowledge of the software applications being studied is not necessary.
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There are 2 schedule options for this course: the latest “CC/CS6″ version and the previous “CS6/CS5″. Both options covers the same Course Outline, you can choose the right schedule according to your situation.
COURSE INFODATES(dd/mm)TIMEDURATIONDAY(S)AMOUNT
IND9-45C22A
 Central
 English / Mac
22/12~30/12
1900-220012 hrs/
4 sessions
THU, FRI2,040.00
IND9-16121C
 Central
 Cantonese / PC
28/12~29/12
0900-1230
1400-1730
12 hrs/
4 sessions
WED, THU2,040.00
IND9-35C28M
 Central
 Cantonese / Mac
28/12~6/1
1900-220012 hrs/
4 sessions
WED, FRI2,040.00
IND9-24C32K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
3/1~12/1
1900-220012 hrs/
4 sessions
TUE, THU2,040.00
IND9-35C32C
 Central
 Cantonese / PC
11/1~20/1
1900-220012 hrs/
4 sessions
WED, FRI2,040.00
IND9-17011C
 Central
 Cantonese / PC
23/1~24/1
0900-1230
1400-1730
12 hrs/
4 sessions
MON, TUE2,040.00
IND9-45C26E
 Central
 English / PC
26/1~9/2
1900-220012 hrs/
4 sessions
THU, FRI2,040.00
IND9-6A4M
 Central
 Cantonese / Mac
4/2~25/2
1000-130012 hrs/
4 sessions
SAT2,040.00
IND9-13C32A
 Central
 English / Mac
6/2~15/2
1900-220012 hrs/
4 sessions
MON, WED2,040.00
IND9-6A11K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
11/2~4/3
1000-130012 hrs/
4 sessions
SAT2,040.00
IND9-51C17K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
17/2~27/2
1900-220012 hrs/
4 sessions
MON, FRI2,040.00
IND9-42C23C
 Central
 Cantonese / PC
23/2~7/3
1900-220012 hrs/
4 sessions
TUE, THU2,040.00
IND9-17021K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
23/2~24/2
0900-1230
1400-1730
12 hrs/
4 sessions
THU, FRI2,040.00
IND9-13C32E
 Central
 English / PC
6/3~15/3
1900-220012 hrs/
4 sessions
MON, WED2,040.00
IND9-13C43M
 Central
 Cantonese / Mac
13/3~22/3
1900-220012 hrs/
4 sessions
MON, WED2,040.00
IND9-24C21A
 Central
 English / Mac
21/3~30/3
1900-220012 hrs/
4 sessions
TUE, THU2,040.00
IND9-17031C
 Central
 Cantonese / PC
27/3~28/3
0900-1230
1400-1730
12 hrs/
4 sessions
MON, TUE2,040.00
IND9-13C27K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
27/3~5/4
1900-220012 hrs/
4 sessions
MON, WED2,040.00
IND9-6D1C
 Central
 Cantonese / PC
1/4~8/4
1000-1300
1400-1700
12 hrs/
4 sessions
SAT2,040.00
IND9-17041K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
6/4~7/4
0930-1230
1400-1700
12 hrs/
4 sessions
THU, FRI2,040.00
IND9-24C32C
 Central
 Cantonese / PC
11/4~20/4
1900-220012 hrs/
4 sessions
TUE, THU2,040.00
IND9-52C21E
 Central
 English / PC
21/4~2/5
1900-220012 hrs/
4 sessions
TUE, FRI2,040.00
IND9-17051C
 Central
 Cantonese / PC
11/5~12/5
0930-1230
1400-1700
12 hrs/
4 sessions
THU, FRI2,040.00
IND9-17061K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
8/6~9/6
0930-1230
1400-1700
12 hrs/
4 sessions
THU, FRI2,040.00
IND9-17071C
 Central
 Cantonese / PC
10/7~11/7
0930-1230
1400-1700
12 hrs/
4 sessions
MON, TUE2,040.00
IND9-17081K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
24/8~25/8
0930-1230
1400-1700
12 hrs/
4 sessions
THU, FRI2,040.00
IND9-17091C
 Central
 Cantonese / PC
4/9~5/9
0930-1230
1400-1700
12 hrs/
4 sessions
MON, TUE2,040.00
IND9-17101K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
3/10~4/10
0930-1230
1400-1700
12 hrs/
4 sessions
TUE, WED2,040.00
IND9-17111C
 Central
 Cantonese / PC
1/11~2/11
0930-1230
1400-1700
12 hrs/
4 sessions
WED, THU2,040.00
IND9-17121K
 Mongkok
 Cantonese / PC
14/12~15/12
0930-1230
1400-1700
12 hrs/
4 sessions
THU, FRI2,040.00
Adobe InDesign CC/CS6
Complete Enrolment
COURSE INFODATES(dd/mm)TIMEDURATIONDAY(S)AMOUNT
THERE IS NO AVAILABLE COURSE AT THE MOMENT!
Adobe InDesign CS6/CS5
Complete Enrolment
Adobe InDesign CS6 software is a versatile desktop publishing application that gives you pixel-perfect control over design and typography. Create elegant and engaging pages for print, tablets, and other screens. Use new Adaptive Design Tools to easily repurpose layouts to look great on a variety of pages sizes, orientations, or devices.

Now, InDesign is not limited to the publishing industry, in the contrary, it is very essential for ebook publishing dedicated for tablet devices. This course covers from the basic to advanced level, explores how InDesign can help you with your design, in which we will be featuring the following new functions:

  • Adaptive Design Tools
  • Radically improve the way you work. Efficiently leverage and adapt layouts for myriad page sizes, devices, and orientations without sacrificing pixel-perfect control over design and typography.
  • Liquid Layout
  • Apply liquid page rules to automatically adapt content when you create an alternate layout with a different size or orientation in InDesign.
  • Linked Content
  • Link content within or across InDesign documents so that changes (including interactivity) made to the parent text or object are applied to all linked children objects.
  • Content Collector Tools
  • Grab text and objects from an existing layout using the Content Collector. In a new layout, use the Content Placer to add items in the order you want them to appear.
We welcome anyone who has great enthusiasm on design to enrol this course. Understand Indesign’s function thoroughly, and equip yourself to face today’s and the future’s layout design, and create professional products.
Looking at the work area
Changing the magnification of a document
Navigating through your document
Exploring on your own

Working with Layers
Creating and editing text frames
Creating multiple columns
Adjusting text inset within a frame
Vertically aligning text within a frame
Creating and editing graphics frames
Working with Framess

Creating and entering text
Vertically aligning text
Flowing text
Working with styles
Flowing text automatically
Adding a jump line page number
Using semi-autoflow to place text frames
Changing the number of columns on a page
Loading styles from another document
Flowing text into an existing frame
Finding and changing
Checking spelling of a story
Adding words to a dictionary
Checking spelling dynamically
Automatically correcting misspelled words
Drag and drop text editing
Using the story editor

Adjusting vertical spacing
Changing fonts and type style
Changing paragraph alignment
Creating a drop cap
Adjusting letter and word spacing
Working with tabs
Adding a rule below a paragraph

Defining printing requirements
Adding colors to the Swatches panel
Applying colors to objects
Creating dashed strokes
Working with gradients
Creating a tint
Creating a spot color
Applying color to text
Using advanced gradient techniques
Ensuring consistent color
Color management: An overview
Setting up color management in InDesign CS4
A look at the Adobe Bridge
Color-managing imported graphics in InDesign CS3
Assigning a profile after importing an image
Assigning a profile after importing an image
Assigning a profile while importing a graphic

Creating and applying paragraph styles
Applying a paragraph style
Creating and applying character styles
Nesting character styles inside paragraph styles
Creating and applying object styles
Creating and applying table and cell styles
Globally updating styles
Loading styles from another document

Comparing vector and bitmap graphicsd
Updating revised graphics
Adjusting view quality
Working with clipping paths
Importing a Photoshop file and alpha channels
Placing native files
Using a library to manage objects
Creating a library
Using Adobe Bridge to import graphics

Importing and formatting a table
Using graphics within tables
Formatting text within a table

Importing and colorizing a black-and-white image
Applying transparency settings
Working with effects

Defining a book
Working with a table of contents
Maintaining consistency across book files
Indexing the book

Using Preflight
Using Package
Creating an Adobe PDF proof
Separation preview
Transparency flattener preview
Previewing the page
Printing a laser or inkjet proof

Adaptive Design Tools
Liquid Layout
Alternate Layout
Linked Content
Content Collector Tools
Page Panel Enchancements

What is InDesign?

Adobe InDesign software is a versatile desktop publishing application that gives you pixel-perfect control over design and typography. Create elegant and engaging pages for print, tablets, and other screens. Use new Adaptive Design Tools to easily repurpose layouts to look great on a variety of pages sizes, orientations, or devices.

Can I create PDF e-book with InDesign?

PDF is almost the most widely used e-book format. Though there are many ways and softwares to create PDF, but if you want to create exquisite choreography, and in the same time, to meet the demand of e-books and printing requirement, InDesign is the most preferred. InDesign can create dynamic PDF ebooks with page transition effects and security. Therefore, when we edit beautifully printed publications using InDesign, please do not forget that InDesign is waiting for you to use it to create a fine book.

I am using the Mac version, what is its difference from the PC version? Am I able adapt to the training?

We are glad to let you know that, both PC and iMac are provided for the course. Basically, the interface of Adobe softwares are pretty much the same for both PC and Mac version, except a few shortcuts operation. Our students who has completed the training can operate the software in both panels, shall you have such requirement, our trainer is happy to provide appropriate training. We recommend you to choose the panel you are currently using, in order to learn with the best effect.

What software version will be used in the course?

The Creative Cloud (abbreviated as CC) is used in the course. It is the latest version of the Adobe software series (after CS6). However the course content will be compatible with both CC and CS6. In other words, students can master the new features Creative Cloud, while the teacher will mention CS6/CC similarities and differences in class. Students should be able to adapt to both versions, where they should not find any difficulties using any one of these versions after their learning.

Which software version should I use, CC or CS6 to work on my homework?

All CC/CS6 or any earlier homework file versions will be accepted.

I do not have Indesign installed on my computer, how do I manage to work on my homework?

CC software is available for download as a 30-day free trial. If students are qualified school/institution students and educational staff, he may consider buying the educational version of CS6. Please see Adobe Educational Store and Student, Teachers and Institution eligibility guide for detail. Else, student can call us at 3605 3322 | 3605 3377 to reserve a computer room from us for homework purposes. Students need not to worry about software problems.