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InDesign for Planners - Intermediate

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 builds upon the Introduction to InDesign course, giving you step-by-step instructions on some of the more complex tools that come with InDesign CS6.

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Course Info

  • Duration 12 video lessons (73 Mins)
  • Published Published
    2012
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Browse Course Chapters

  • 1. Introduction (2 mins)
  • 2. Poster Layout Considerations (5 mins)
  • 3. Working with Text: Part 1 (8 mins)
  • 4. Working with Text: Part 2 (4 mins)
  • 5. The Pen Tool (5 mins)
  • 6. Basic Drawing (6 mins)
  • 7. Transforming Objects (4 mins)
  • 8. Aligning and Distributing Objects (6 mins)
  • 9. Pathfinder (5 mins)
  • 10. Working with Gradients (7 mins)
  • 11. Editing with Effects (5 mins)
  • 12. Poster Design Wrap-Up (11 mins)

Course Description

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 builds upon the Introduction to InDesign course, giving you step-by-step instructions on some of the more complex tools that come with InDesign CS6.

Learn these skills

  • Communications & Media
  • Drawing & Painting
  • Plan Making
  • Technology
  • Adobe InDesign

AICP CM

This course is approved for 1.25 AICP CM credits. 

CNU-A

This course is approved for 1.25 CNU-A credit.

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Mike Ernst

Mike Ernst

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.

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