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Adobe® InDesign® CS6 Illustrated with Online Creative Cloud Updates 1st Edition

Ann Fisher

  • Published
  • Previous Editions 2011, 2010
  • 216 Pages

Overview

Teaching your students has never been easier than with ADOBE INDESIGN CS6 ILLUSTRATED. This reader-friendly book presents each skill on two facing pages, providing detailed instructions on the left-hand page and large, full-color screenshots on the right page. The visual format helps students intuitively grasp the concepts in the book and apply them to the classroom and workplace environment. Now, stay current with Adobe InDesign Creative Cloud coverage available online through CengageBrain.com. The online Creative Cloud content updates are for the June 2013 release of Adobe Creative Cloud.

Ann Fisher,

Ann Fisher is a freelance writer and developmental editor who has worked on many Course Technology titles over the last ten years, including Adobe titles, such as InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Dreamweaver. She has also co-authored Adobe Premiere Pro 2.0. Ann brings her experience in software training to her clear, effective style of writing and editing.
  • Coverage of the newest InDesign CS6 functions bring relevancy to your course while helping students maximize their potential with the InDesign software.
  • New! Updated coverage of Adobe Creative Cloud keeps InDesign CS6 current. Notes for Adobe InDesign Creative Cloud Users documents cover the differences between Adobe CS6 and Adobe CC. Available as a free resource to download from CengageBrain: http://www.cengage.com/cgi-wadsworth/course
  • Updated coverage on digital publication, the track changes feature, the Drop Tool and the Content Dropper Tool, using page transitions, creating multi-state objects, typing on a path, importing video, and new export options provides students with up-to-date content knowledge pertaining to Web Design best practices of today.
  • Offers coverage of essential skills for working with Adobe InDesign, including how to work with the InDesign interface, color options, and how to organize publications using the Links, pages, and Layers panels.
  • Easy-to-follow and easy-to-absorb two-page spread lessons appeal to a wide variety of learning styles.
  • Coverage of the newest InDesign CS6 design functions helps students get the most from the software.
  • Case studies provide a variety of interesting and relevant exercises for students to practice skills, allowing students to independently work through cases with confidence and creativity.
  • Trouble and Quick Tip boxes within the step-by-step exercises help users avoid typical errors and pitfalls, creating a seamless and user friendly learning experience.
  • Clues to Use boxes provide useful information related to the lesson skill.
  • End-of-unit activities, such as Independent Challenges and Visual Workshops, make concepts relevant and give students extra practice with the skills covered in the unit.
**Notes for Adobe InDesign Creative Cloud Users documents cover the differences between Adobe CS6 and Adobe CC. Available as a free resource to download from CengageBrain: http://www.cengage.com/cgi-wadsworth/course_products_wp.pl?fid=M20b&product_isbn_issn=9781133187585&token=.

A: Getting Started with InDesign CS6.
B: Working with Text.
C: Working with Objects.
D: Working with Graphics.
E: Using Master Pages.
F: Working with Layers.
G: Working with Color and Tables.
Integration: Adding Interactivity.
Glossary.
Index.

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  • ISBN-10: 128537925X
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  • ISBN-10: 1133187587
  • ISBN-13: 9781133187585
  • Bookstore Wholesale Price $59.25
  • RETAIL $78.95

Cengage provides a range of supplements that are updated in coordination with the main title selection. For more information about these supplements, contact your Learning Consultant.

FOR INSTRUCTORS

Instructor's Resource CD-ROM

ISBN: 9781133187622
Now all instructor materials are available on one convenient and easy-to-use CD. Designed to help facilitate classroom instruction, this CD has instructor files unique to the textbook. A variety of ancillaries are included such as data and solution files, syllabi, and PowerPoint presentations. All of these tools can help motivate students and enhance their knowledge and course appreciation.

Review Pack

ISBN: 9781133187592
All data files and data file grids necessary to complete chapter projects are conveniently located on this CD for students who do not have reliable internet access.

Premium Web Site Instant Access Code

ISBN: 9781285453453

FOR STUDENTS

Review Pack

ISBN: 9781133187592
All data files and data file grids necessary to complete chapter projects are conveniently located on this CD for students who do not have reliable internet access.

Premium Web Site Instant Access Code

ISBN: 9781285453453
Designed to help you succeed in your web design course, the premium website contains many useful student resources including video tutorials, interactive quizzing, web links, PowerPoint presentations, appendices, datasets, a glossary, and more.