Adobe Generation Pro Graphics & Publishing

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“Milton Glaser. “There are three responses to a piece of design – yes, no, and WOW! …”

This free five week Graphics & Publishing course is aimed at teachers wishing to shift their understanding of graphic communication and publishing to the next level. The course focuses on core concepts of graphic design and publishing and aims to unleash the full potential of Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe InDesign.

What to Expect

The course kicks off on Monday, September 4 and ends on Friday, October 20 2017. You may work at your own pace through the asynchronous content on the Exchange at any time during the course.

Live Class 1 takes place at the following date and time: Tuesday September 5

We anticipate that successful completion of this course will require a minimum 25 hours of your time. After successfully completing this course, you will receive a digital credential that states that you successfully completed 25 hours of professional development.

Enhance your teaching & learning!

There are no prerequisites for this course. However, if you do want to brush up on your skills or learn more about the Adobe products in this course, check out these short, self-paced workshops:

“The instructional videos and live lectures were fantastic.  I appreciate that I could go back and review them when needed. The feedback from other participants was encouraging and positive. Thank you for this great learning and skill development!” AGP Participant 2016

More Information

For more information about this course please download this PDF:

Why not check out some of our other courses:

Skill Builder courses opening soon:

Skill Builder Mobile Apps 2 Opens: October 9th

Skill Builder UX  Opens: September 11th

Skill Builder Supporting STEAM Opens: November 6th

Skill Builder Supporting Humanities and English Opens: December 4th

Or these self paced Skill Builder courses running now:

Skill Builder Mobile Apps

Skill Builder Design for Print and Screen

Skill Builder Digital Video for Education

Skill Builder Imaging with Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator for Education

Interested in continuing your professional development further, enroll in upcoming courses:

Adobe Generation Pro UX2UI Fall 2017 Opens: October 2

Adobe Generation Pro Games Design Opens: November 6


Team Edgegain

Colin Maxwell

Greg Hodgson

Adobe Education

Dan Armstrong

Lukas Engqvist

Sjaani van den Berg

Course Workshops
Orientation In this section you'll meet your course instructors and find out more about the content and structure.
Class 1 We’ll focus on how to get the most from this course, how to use the course platform and how to participate in the live classes. Download the required software and get started with Adobe Photoshop.
Class 2 Learn the fundamentals of graphics and illustrations and the design theory behind creating impactful graphics and illustrations. Get started learning how to use Adobe Illustrator for creating graphics and illustrations.
Class 3 Learn the essential skills in Adobe InDesign and build our knowledge of interactive PDFs.
Class 4 Continue to hone your technical skills and begin to explore how to apply your new knowledge to create interactive PDFs.
Class 5 Complete the project and publish the interactive city guide. Reflect on your learning in the course and celebrate the work of your peers.
Achieving Accreditation This section aims to bring together everything you’ve learned so during the course and complete your final assignment. You’ll reflect on your learning in the course and celebrate the work of your peers.
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