Page Design and Layout Basics

Learning Objectives

  • Explore a workflow that will help you get started with the design process
  • Gain a basic understanding of publishing terminology
  • Explore page layout principles that will help you design an effective publication
  • Learn best practices of working with color, images and typography in a publication

Prerequisite Skills

  • Basic computing skills, such as using a mouse and a keyboard
  • Basic file management and organization skills

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More information about this course

This online course is free to everyone and available for enrollment through IU Expand.

This course consists of a series of short lessons, examples, demonstrations, practice quizzes, and hands-on exercises.

To complete the course content, you will need:

  • a web browser and internet access to use the course material on IU Expand.
  • a copy of the software relevant to the training installed on your computer.