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Adobe InDesign Intermediate: Creating a Dynamic Composition

Class Sessions

Date Location Cost
  • Thu Jun 24, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Fri Jun 25, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Live Online $400

Class Code


Class Description

Effective immediately in response to COVID-19, all Technology Training classes will be delivered online until further notice.

In advance of each session, Tech Training will provide you with a Zoom link to your class, along with any required class materials.

Advance your InDesign skillset with next-level techniques for dynamic compositions for proposals, reports, flyers, posters, publications, and more.
This intensive six-hour course will cover advanced techniques of InDesign and how to create multi-page layouts, engaging posters, and well-organized publications. Did you know that the musical component of rhythm and pacing parallel with design theory? Join us to learn how blending these realms can help to create a more dynamic composition and more engaging form. We will also discuss complex grid theory as a way to organize information.
Prerequisites: Adobe InDesign 101 or the equivalent experience.
Learning Outcomes
  • During this course, you will have the opportunity to:
  • Create multi-page layouts
  • Connect musical concepts to create engaging compositions
  • Understand complex grid theory for information organization
  • Apply tools and concepts within a practice poster project
Topics include:
  • Advanced tools for multi-page layouts
  • Design concepts using rhythm, pacing, and asymmetry
  • Typography for publications
  • Poster Project



University IT Technology Training classes are only available to Stanford University staff, faculty, or students. A valid SUNet ID is needed in order to enroll in a class.