InDesign for Planners - An Introduction

Adobe InDesign is widely recognized among design professionals as the premier document layout software, with a number of valuable applications for urban planning.  This course gives you a step-by-step introduction to the basic tools of InDesign CS6.

 

In This Course

  1. Introduction: Why Learn InDesign? Free
    4 minutes 28 seconds
  2. InDesign Workspace Overview
    8 minutes 4 seconds
  3. Setting Up New Documents
    7 minutes 32 seconds
  4. Page Settings
    5 minutes 18 seconds
  5. Frames and Links: Part 1
    11 minutes 20 seconds
  6. Frames and Links: Part 2
    7 minutes 5 seconds
  7. Display and Performance
    4 minutes 52 seconds
  8. Grids and Guides
    5 minutes 53 seconds
  9. Master Pages
    6 minutes 35 seconds
  10. Keyboard Shortcuts
    6 minutes 43 seconds
  11. Working with Color
    8 minutes 12 seconds
  12. Working With Layers
    4 minutes 40 seconds
  13. Flyer Design Wrap-Up
    7 minutes 57 seconds
  14. Postcard Design
    9 minutes 55 seconds
  15. Proofs and Final Document Production
    5 minutes 19 seconds
Mike Ernst instructor
Mike Ernst is an urban planner and designer whose work has focused on participatory planning, community outreach and innovative urban design through creative and engaging visual communication.
Credit:
This course is approved for 1 AICP CM credit (#e.25973) for Summer 2014.