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Adobe InDesign CS6: Part 2

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In Adobe® InDesign® CS6: Part 1 you were introduced to the many features that help you create professional looking documents. Now you need to create much lengthier interactive documents that need to be accessed across a range of devices. In this course, you will learn advanced InDesign techniques to enhance the look & functionality of your documents.

Using Adobe InDesign, you can create interactive documents & export them for viewing in a web browser with various features such as buttons, page transitions, movies & audio files, hyperlinks & animation. You have the ability to assign color profiles & establish print presets. In creating longer documents, you’ll be able to include such features as a table of contents, footnotes, cross-references & an index.

This course is also designed to cover the InDesign CS6 Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) exam objectives.


Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to use Adobe® InDesign® CS6 to create & deliver professional looking printed & interactive documents.

You will:

  • Create layouts for multiple formats.
  • Manage advanced page elements.
  • Manage styles.
  • Build complex paths.
  • Manage external files.
  • Create dynamic documents.
  • Manage long documents.
  • Publish InDesign files for other formats.
  • Customize print settings.


This course is intended for students who want to exp& their entry-level knowledge of Adobe InDesign by using advanced features & collaboration tools.



Lesson 1: Creating Documents for Multiple Formats

Topic A: Build Layout Variations

Topic B: Link Content

Lesson 2: Managing Advanced Page Elements

Topic A: Create Repeating Content

Topic B: Work with Text Layouts

Topic C: Create Transparency

Topic D: Use Anchored Objects

Topic E: Manage a Library

Lesson 3: Managing Styles

Topic A: Import Styles from Microsoft® Word Documents

Topic B: Create Nested & GREP Styles

Topic C: Apply Styles in a Sequence & Manage Overrides

Topic D: Redefine Styles & Break Style Links

Lesson 4: Building Complex Paths

Topic A: Create Bézier Paths

Topic B: Create Clipping Paths

Topic C: Create Compound Paths

Lesson 5: Managing External Files

Topic A: Import Layered Files

Topic B: Merge Data

Lesson 6: Creating Dynamic Documents

Topic A: Create Document Sections

Topic B: Insert Text Variables

Topic C: Create Interactive Documents

Lesson 7: Managing Long Documents

Topic A: Create a Book

Topic B: Build a Table of Contents

Topic C: Create Hyperlinks & Cross-References

Topic D: Generate an Index

Topic E: Insert Footnotes

Lesson 8: Publishing InDesign Files for Other Formats

Topic A: Export PDF files for Print

Topic B: Export Interactive PDF Files

Topic C: Export Files for Animation

Topic D: Export Files for the Web

Lesson 9: Customizing Print Settings

Topic A: Manage Colors

Topic B: Preview the Print Output

Topic C: Create Print Presets

Appendix A: Productivity Enhancements

Appendix B: InDesign Language Support

Appendix C: Extension Manager CS6

Appendix D: Adobe InDesign CS6 ACE Certification Exam Objectives

Appendix E: New Features in Adobe InDesign CS6