Skill Builder Design for Print and Screen

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This course is now closed. Find out when this course will be offered again and enroll in other courses on the Collaborative Courses page. 

This is a free course run by educators for educators.

This three week course is the starting point for any educator wishing to use Adobe tools to begin their creative design journey. The course will introduce educators to creating digital design for education using Adobe InDesign.

Course Overview

Do you want to be able to create personalised and interesting teaching resources? Do you want to give your students something more than basic word processing skills and you don’t know where to start? Are you intrigued as to what is possible with Adobe InDesign.

This free short self paced introductory course aims to meet the needs of educators wishing to gain the skills required to get started. Whether you want to develop stunning learning resources or share educational content in a variety of formats from print to screen this course will guide you through the exciting landscape and ensure you are a confident content creator and educator. This course will introduce best practice workflows with  Adobe InDesign.

This short self paced course is part of a series of Adobe Generation Professional Skill Builder courses designed to help educators to start using Adobe tools to become creators, not just consumers, of digital media. Throughout the series, you’ll learn new tools and techniques, explore best practices for teaching and learning, and unleash your creativity to help drive student outcomes. Drop in for one or engage in many, but we guarantee this series will help you and your students take your digital skills and creativity to the next level. 

What to Expect

You may work at your own pace through content on the Exchange at any time during the course. We provide a suggested pacing to keep you on track during this intensive time period.

The course has been reopened as a self paced course.

Course Credit

We anticipate that successful completion of this course will require a minimum 10 hours of your time.  Graduation will take place at the end of each month and after successfully completing this course, you will receive a digital credential that states that you successfully completed 10 hours of professional development. You may share this with others to demonstrate your achievement.

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 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 Graphics & Publishing Opens: September 4

Adobe Generation Pro UX2UI Fall 2017 Opens: October 2

Adobe Generation Pro Games Design Opens: November 6


Kev Lavery

Greg Hodgson

Adobe Education

Dan Armstrong

Lukas Engqvist

Sjaani van den Berg

Course Workshops
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. We’ll begin with some design fundamentals and dive straight into creating digital design with Adobe InDesign.
Class 2 Dig deeper into the publishing power of Adobe InDesign and learn to create for print and screen. This is Design 101.
Wrap up and achieving accreditation This section aims to allow time to embed the learning and bring together everything you’ve learned during the course. You’ll reflect on your learning in the course and celebrate the work of your peers.
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