Adobe Suite for Design and Presentation - Level 2


If you know the basics of the Adobe Creative Suite and want to take your skills further this course is for you. You will produce professional flyers, brochures and newsletters using industry standard software and techniques. This course provides intermediate overviews of Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign while guiding you through a series of practical projects designed to cover common Desktop Publishing scenarios.

Should I do Adobe for Design and Presentation Level 1 or Level 2?
If you need to know more about the concepts mentioned in Important Information (below) then Level 1 is for you.

Course content

  • Advanced overview of Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Desktop Publishing Concepts
  • Essential Desktop Publishing concepts
  • Create professional multi-page layout
  • Prepare & output images for print & web
  • Advanced image adjustment & retouching
  • Create detailed vector graphics
  • Work with appropriate filetypes
  • Prepare files for print and web


Ideal for

It is well suited to people who want to broaden their general DTP skills or intend to join the desktop publishing industry as well as supervisory management needing to become familiar with graphic art procedures/requirements and or terminology.

Important Information

If you already know the concepts below enroll to Level 2

  • Colour modes
  • File formats including PDF, png, eps,
  • Output for print and screen
  • Vector and raster images formats
  • Layer masks
  • Adjustment layers
  • Resolution
  • Paragraph, character and Object Styles
  • Master Pages
  • Creating vector artwork
  • Clipping masks

More information


Participants will gain an understanding and broaden their overview of the major components/software commonly associated with professional desktop publishing and gain confidence in producing common DTP items.


Adobe Suite basic or equivalent skills are required to participate. Must be comfortable using software, navigating the internet and use file storage networks.

Materials supplied

All relevant course materials are included.

Materials to bring

Pen and paper, a flash drive.


Participants will be awarded an RMIT Statement of Participation.

Additional notes

Teacher Profile

Ben Mastwyk is a Designer and Trainer.  Ben has many years of experience in graphic design and web design.  He teaches in Graphic Arts and Visual Merchandising in the School of Architecture and Design and consults to many individuals and industry.

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Available course dates

Thursday 10 October 2019

  • Code S320180
  • Start date 10.10.19
  • End date 14.11.19
  • Hours 18
  • Campus Carlton
  • Fee $570.00
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Session  Start  End Hours
Thu 10.10.19 06:00pm 09:00pm 3.00
Thu 17.10.19 06:00pm 09:00pm 3.00
Thu 24.10.19 06:00pm 09:00pm 3.00
Thu 31.10.19 06:00pm 09:00pm 3.00
Thu 07.11.19 06:00pm 09:00pm 3.00
Thu 14.11.19 06:00pm 09:00pm 3.00

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