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Course content:

Level 1

Introduction to Illustrator CS6
Evaluate Graphics Scalability
Navigate, View, and Measure Graphics
Customize the User Interface
Creating Documents Containing Basic Shapes
Create Documents
Save Documents
Draw Basic Shapes
Creating Graphics Containing Customized Paths
Draw Paths
Modify Paths
Creating Graphics Containing Customized Text
Insert Text
Flow Text Along a Path
Insert Bounded Text
Thread Text
Apply Text Styles
Insert Typographical Characters
Customizing Objects
Import and Link Graphics
Alter the Appearance of Objects
Customizing Basic Shapes
Apply Strokes
Fill Shapes
Apply Gradients
Apply Graphic Styles
Distort Text with Text Envelopes
Preparing Documents for Deployment
Update Text
Wrap Text
Hyphenate Text
Optimize Content for Print
Optimize Content for the Web
Optimize Content for PDF Documents

Level 2

Customizing the Illustrator Interface
Set User Interface Preferences
Work with the Grid and Guides
Manage Workspaces
Drawing Complex Illustrations
Combine Objects to Create Complex Illustrations
Work with Layers
Create a Perspective Drawing
Trace Artwork
Enhancing Artwork Using Painting Tools
Paint Objects with Fills, Strokes, and Gradients
Paint Objects Using Live Paint Groups
Paint with Custom Brushes
Add Transparency and Blending Modes
Apply Meshes to Objects
Apply Patterns
Customizing Colors and Swatches
Manage Colors
Customize Swatches
Manage Color Groups
Access Pantone Plus Color Libraries
Formatting Type
Set Character Formats
Apply Advanced Formatting Options to Type
Adjust Hyphenation
Enhancing the Appearance of Artwork
Apply Effects to an Object
Create Graphic Styles
Apply a Blend to an Object
Apply a Mask to an Object
Create Symbols
Preparing a Document for Print Output
Set Up Artwork for Printing
Prepare Transparent Artwork for Printing
Manage Colors in Printing
Preparing Graphics for the Web
Create Slices and Image Maps
Save Artwork in the SVG Format
Save Graphics for the Web