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Creating Interactive iPlans with iBooks Author

This course provides an introduction to the basic functions of Apple iBooks Author and demonstrates how the program can be used to develop interactive documents such as interactive iPlans.

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Course Info

  • Duration 8 video lessons (55 Mins)
  • Published Published
    2014
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  • 1. Introduction (1 min)
  • 2. Getting Started (8 mins)
  • 3. Layouts and Character Styles (7 mins)
  • 4. Adding Content (7 mins)
  • 5. Graphics, Charts, and Widgets (11 mins)
  • 6. More Widgets! (6 mins)
  • 7. Accessibility (4 mins)
  • 8. Previewing, Publishing, and iBooks Potential (8 mins)

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to the basic functions of Apple iBooks Author and demonstrates how the program can be used to develop interactive planning documents. This course, taught by the professionals who developed the first "iPlan," teaches how to create and edit an iBook and develop your own iPlan complete with interactive widgets, videos, and more. iBooks Author (iBA) is an e-book authoring application created by Apple. iBooks Author is available free of charge and can be used on any Mac computer. Just search for “iBooks Author” in the Mac App Store, or follow this link to the app.

You may also visit the first iPlan created.

Learn these skills

  • Civic Engagement
  • Communications & Media
  • Plan Making
  • Writing
  • iBooks Author

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Brittany Kubinski

Brittany Kubinski

Brittany is a graduate student at the Ohio State University studying City & Regional Planning. She has worked on a wide-array of planning and design projects.

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