Digital Periodical Publications

Master's degree in Editorial Design
5 ECTS; 1º Ano, 2º Semestre, 45,0 TP + 3,0 OT + 3,0 O

- Ana Isabel e Sousa do Carmo

Not applicable

1. Recognize the potential of mobile devices in digital publishing
2. Be familiar with the digital publishing workflow
3. Edit and format contents designed for tablets
4. Develop an editorial design project for mobile devices

1. Print Publishing vs. Digital Publishing;
2. The different tools and platforms available;
3. Best practices and guidelines for digital publishing design;
4. Digital Publishing Workflow;
5. Creating digital publications;

Evaluation Methodology
Frequency and Exam evaluation: presentation of digital publication project.

- Burns, D. e Cohen, S. (2013). Digital Publishing with Adobe InDesign CS6. Berkeley (EUA): Peachpit
- Burke, P. (2013). ePublishing with InDesign CS6: Design and produce digital publications for tablets, ereaders, smartphones, and more. Indianapolis (EUA): John Wiley & Sons
- Blatner, D. e Kvern, O. e Bringhurst, B. (2012). Real World Adobe InDesign CS6. Berkeley (EUA): Peachpit

Method of interaction
1. Lectures and demos supported by datashow
2. Tutorials including problem solving.
3. Development of an editorial design project for tablets

Software used in class
Adobe InDesign
Twixl Publisher (Plug-in)