852115 Introduction to digital picture and text processing

Lecture and seminar
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Offered in
Wintersemester 2022/23
Languages of instruction


To create templates for term papers and presentation posters with InDesign.

Students will get a basic understanding of typographical fundamentals;

they will learn how to work with templates, how to handle texts and graphical elements in a meaningful way and how to generate a printable pdf file.

Programmes: Photoshop, Illustrator (selected regions), InDesign

Previous knowledge expected

Suitable for both beginners as well as advanced students in the listed programmes

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

To acquire a basic knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator. To draw up simple photomontages with Adobe Photoshop and to familiarise them with its basic functions such as cutting out individual elements (trees, people, furniture etc.), creating clipping paths, using various tools (eraser, magnetic lasso or pen etc.) and image editing. Students will also learn the fundamentals of Adobe Illustrator as well as some selected features.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.