Training QuarkXPress 7 / Introduction – 1 day

Class overview :

In this QuarkXPress training class, you’ll use QuarkXPress to lay out professional quality single and multiple-page documents that include text and graphics, and are designed for professional printing and publication. You have probably created simple documents, such as letters and reports, using word processing applications. You most likely applied basic type formatting, included some graphics in the documents, and printed the documents yourself on a desktop printer.

Class goals :

– Learn to create a single-page document containing text and graphics.
– Learn to create the structure for a multi-page layout.
– Learn to typeset text in a multiple-page document.
– Learn to create tables to hold text and graphics.
– Learn to enhance the readability of a layout.
– Learn to prepare a layout for hand-off to a vendor for commercial output.

Content of Training QuarkXPress 7 / Introduction

  1. Creating a Basic Single-Page Document
    1. Create a New Document
    2. Place Graphics
    3. Add Display Type
    4. Align Items with Guides
    5. Create Bleeds
  2. Structuring a Multi-Page Document
    1. Set Up a Facing-Pages Layout
    2. Create Additional Pages
    3. Define Colors
    4. Apply Colors
    5. Create and Apply Master Pages
  3. Typesetting
    1. Flow Text
    2. Adjust Vertical Spacing
    3. Align Type Horizontally
    4. Create Paragraph Rules
    5. Format Type with Style Sheets
    6. Modify Style Sheets
  4. Presenting Text and Graphics in Tables
    1. Create a Table Manually
    2. Create a Table from Text
    3. Display Graphics in Table Cells
    4. Resize Rows and Columns
    5. Modify Table Structure
    6. Format Table Cells
  5. Enhancing a Publication’s Readability
    1. Check Spelling
    2. Apply Runaround
    3. Format Item Frames
    4. Inset Text
    5. Apply Continuation Page Numbering
  6. Finalizing a Document for Commercial Printing
    1. Check Picture Usage
    2. Check Font Usage
    3. Print a Proof
    4. Create Print Styles
    5. Collect for Output


Onze voordelen :

  • Type of training: Inter-company, intra-company and individual
  • 100% flexible & personalised training : You choose the place, the dates and the training program
  • Offer request : Response within 24 hours
  • 50% discount for SME’s from Brussels-Capital Region
  • Free parking, lunch & drinks
  • Free use of our Digital Competence Centre: Manuals, courses, exercises, …


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1180 Bruxelles

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