Desktop Publishing
Adobe Short Course

The Desktop Publishing course has been specifically designed to teach learners how to use all the main Adobe Desktop Publishing Applications. It is open to both new and existing professionals within the Desktop Publishing and Design industries.
The course provides students with the skills and competencies in Adobe software required for effective work practices in this sector and will bring students up to industry level standards in the area of graphics and design. The course consists of three modules which covers the three main application programmes: Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop.

On complettion of this programme, graduates will be able to:
- Establish competence in the use of digital mediums
- Establish competence in the basic creative and technical aspects of image editing and manipulation
- Design professional looking material using industry leading software


Course Contents
1. Adobe InDesign Includes:
   Typography
   Page layout
   Colour
   Repro & Print
2. Adobe Illustrator Includes:
   Typography
   Graphics
   Colour management
   Repro & Print
3. Adobe Photoshop Includes: Photo manipulation, Colour corrections, Deep etching,
Colour management