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Introduction to QuarkXPress​ Course Outline

Module 1: QuarkXPress User Interface

  • Tools
  • Menus
  • Context Menus
  • Palettes
  • Layout Controls
  • Views and View Sets

Module 2: Projects and Layouts

  • Working with Projects
  • Working with Layouts and Guides
  • Undoing and Redoing Actions

Module 3: Content Variables

  • Edit Content Variables
  • Create Custom Content Variable
  • Insert Content Variable

Module 4: Boxes, Lines, and Tables

  • Understanding Items and Content
  • Basics of Handles
  • Boxes and Lines
  • Manipulating Items
  • Working with Callouts and Tables

Module 5: Text and Typography

  • Editing, Importing, and Exporting Text
  • Working with Footnotes and Endnotes
  • Applying Character and Paragraph Attributes
  • Text Shading
  • Control Kerning, Hyphenation, Justification, and Tracking
  • Working with Style Sheets and Conditional Styles
  • Bullets and Numbering
  • Position Text in Text Boxes
  • Using Text Run-around and Anchored Boxes
  • Working with Design Grid and Rubi Text
  • Introduction to Hanging Characters
  • Mojigumi Sets and Classes

Module 6: Pictures

  • Working with Pictures
  • Clipping Paths
  • Alpha Masks
  • PSD Pictures

Module 7: Colour, Opacity, and Drop Shadows

  • Working with Colours and Opacity
  • Colour Management
  • Drop Shadows

Module 8: Custom Bleeds and Item Styles

  • Use Custom Bleeds
  • Use Clips at Bleed Edge
  • Use Item Style Palette
  • Create Item Style

Module 9: Document Construction

  • Use Automatic Page Numbering
  • Working with Master Pages
  • Layers, Lists, Indexes, Books, and Libraries
  • Guides Palette

Module 10: Collaboration and Single-Sourcing

  • Working with Shared Content
  • Composition Zones
  • Placing a Composition Zones Item

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Who should attend this Introduction to QuarkXPress Course?

The Introduction to QuarkXPress Training Course is designed for graphic designers, layout artists, publishing professionals, and individuals interested in desktop publishing and layout design. This course is essential for individuals seeking to learn the fundamentals of using QuarkXPress, a powerful desktop publishing software. The following professionals can greatly benefit from attending this course:

  • Graphic Designers
  • Layout Artists
  • Web Designers
  • Technical writers
  • Publishing Professionals
  • Print Designers
  • Marketing and Communication Specialists

Prerequisites of the Introduction to QuarkXPress Course

There are no formal prerequisites for this Introduction to QuarkXPress Training Course.

Introduction to QuarkXPress Course Overview

QuarkXPress, a cornerstone in the realm of Animation Courses, has established itself as a pivotal tool for digital publishing and graphic design. Its versatility and robust features make it an essential skill for creatives in today's digital age, underlining its relevance in contemporary design and publishing industries.

Understanding QuarkXPress is crucial for professionals aiming to excel in fields like graphic design, publishing, and digital media. Particularly for those involved in Animation Design Courses, Design Animation and Graphic Design Animation mastering QuarkXPress is a stepping stone to creating compelling and visually stunning work.

The 1-day training offered by the Knowledge Academy is tailored to equip delegates with hands-on skills in QuarkXPress. It covers essentials of Graphic Design Courses, with a focus on practical application in Animation Courses. This training is an invaluable asset for those seeking comprehensive Animation Training.

Course Objectives

  • To provide an in-depth understanding of QuarkXPress fundamentals
  • To enhance skills in layout design and text formatting
  • To facilitate proficiency in digital publishing techniques
  • To develop expertise in integrating graphics and text creatively
  • To empower learners with the ability to produce professional-grade design work

Upon completion of this course, delegates will be adept in utilising QuarkXPress for various design and publishing needs. They will be well-equipped to navigate the challenges of the digital design world, making them valuable assets in their respective fields. This course not only builds technical proficiency but also encourages creative exploration within the realms of design and animation.

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What’s included in this Introduction to QuarkXPress Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • Introduction to QuarkXPress Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

Why choose us

Our Antwerp venue


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IT support is on hand to sort out any unforseen issues that may arise.

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This location has full video conferencing equipment.

Antwerp is situated in Belgium and is the capital city of Antwerp Province. Antwerp has a population of around 511,000 people with its metropolitan area housing around 1,200,000 people. Antwerp is the home to one University and many colleges. The University of Antwerp was founded in 2003, although it has roots dating back to 1852. The campus is situated in the city centre and houses around 20,000 local students and around 1,800 foreign students. The University is split into 9 faculties and offers students over 100 bachelor, masters and postgraduate programmes. Antwerp is also the home to serveral colleges, such as Charlemagne University College, Plantin University College, Artesis University College and Artesis University College which collectively house over 23,000 students. 

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Berchem Station, 3rd Floor, Uitbreidingsstraat 84, 2600, Antwerp, Belgium

T: +32 35001305

Ways to take this course

Experience live, interactive learning from home with The Knowledge Academy's Online Instructor-led Introduction To QuarkXPress | Desktop Publishing Software in Antwerp. Engage directly with expert instructors, mirroring the classroom schedule for a comprehensive learning journey. Enjoy the convenience of virtual learning without compromising on the quality of interaction.

Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's Introduction To QuarkXPress | Desktop Publishing Software in Antwerp, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

Experience the most sought-after learning style with The Knowledge Academy's Introduction To QuarkXPress | Desktop Publishing Software in Antwerp. Available in 490+ locations across 190+ countries, our hand-picked Classroom venues offer an invaluable human touch. Immerse yourself in a comprehensive, interactive experience with our expert-led Introduction To QuarkXPress | Desktop Publishing Software in Antwerp sessions.


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Boost your skills with our expert trainers, boasting 10+ years of real-world experience, ensuring an engaging and informative training experience


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We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible


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Our Classroom courses with limited class sizes foster discussions and provide a personalised, interactive learning environment


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Streamline large-scale training requirements with The Knowledge Academy's In-house/Onsite at your business premises. Experience expert-led classroom learning from the comfort of your workplace and engage professional development.


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Leverage benefits offered from a certification that fits your unique business or project needs


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Our offers a unique chance for your team to bond and engage in discussions, enriching the learning experience beyond traditional classroom settings


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The course know-how will help you track and evaluate your employees' progression and performance with relative ease

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Introduction To QuarkXPress | Desktop Publishing Software in Antwerp FAQs

Please arrive at the venue at 8:45am.
There are no prerequisites to attend this course.
Anyone interested in to have a working knowledge of QuarkXPress can attend this course.
We are able to provide support via phone & email prior to attending, during and after the course.
Delegate pack consisting of course notes and exercises, Manual, Experienced Instructor, and Refreshments
This course is 1 day.
Once your booking has been placed and confirmed, you will receive an email which contains your course location, course overview, pre-course reading material (if required), course agenda and payment receipts
The training fees for Introduction to QuarkXPress certification in Antwerp starts from €1495
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Introduction to QuarkXPress.
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