Digital Periodical Publications

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

Lecturer
- Ana Isabel e Sousa do Carmo

Prerequisites
Not applicable

Objectives
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 tablets

Program
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
Final assessment.

Bibliography
- Bringhurst, B. e Kvern, O. e Blatner, D. (2012). Real World 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
- Cohen, S. e Burns, D. (2013). Digital Publishing with 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 CC
Twixl Publisher (Plug-in)