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Table of Contents
01. A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE ALPHABET AND TYPE
02. LETTERS AND THEIR CHARACTERISTICS
The Shape of Letters
Anatomy of Letterforms
Stress of Characters
Understanding Typefaces and Fonts
Type Variations and Modifications
Exercise: The Structure of Letterforms
Assignment: Type Anatomy and Characteristics
Assignment: Ligature Design
03. INDESIGN® SOFTWARE BASICS
InDesign® Tools Panel and Menus
The Control Panel
Setting Up a Document
Master Page Elements
04. THE MECHANICS OF TYPE
Em and En
Character Width and Sidebearing
Letter Spacing (Tracking)
Legibility and Readability ...