Introduction to InDesign (2-day course)


Thursday, July 26, 2018, 9:30am to 4:30pm


Center for Workplace Development, 124 Mt. Auburn Street, Cambridge

Additional day of the course: Friday, July 27 from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm.

Getting Started with InDesign

  • Identify Components of the InDesign Interface
  • Customize the InDesign Interface
  • Apply the Navigation Controls and Set Preferences

Designing a Document

  • Establish Project Requirements
  • Apply Design Principles
  • Create a New Document
  • Add Text to a Document
  • Add Graphics to a Document

Customizing a Document

  • Format Characters and Paragraphs
  • Apply Colors, Swatches, and Gradients
  • Create and Apply Styles

Working with Page Elements

  • Arrange and Align Objects
  • Apply Layers
  • Transform and Manipulate Objects
  • Thread Text Frames
  • Edit Text

Building Tables

  • Create and Modify a New Table
  • Format a Table

Preparing a Document for Delivery

  • Resolve Errors in a Document
  • Export Files for Printing and for the Web


Audience: All
Pre-Requisites: None
Software Version: Adobe Creative Cloud
Cost: $450.00
Late Drop/Cancel Fee: $450.00

Learn more and register on the Harvard Training Portal. Find class information here.