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Introduction to and Developing Desktop Publishing Skills Level 1 & 2

3 Day Course

Level 1:  6 March 2018 and 8 March 2018
Level 2: 13 March 2018 and 15 March 2018

All classes run on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to 4pm.

at Ruskin Hall Campus, Old Headington, Oxford, OX3 9BZ

Contact Us: 01865 759600 / 


Using desktop publishing software and basic design skills this qualification equips you to use imported texts and graphic objects for producing pieces such as newsletters, posters, and multipage publications such as leaflets and brochures.

This course in Desktop Publishing is designed for those looking for an introduction to the subject and who want to learn basic skills required to create a variety of documents. 


You may be charged course fees depending on your previous level of education but don’t worry; we will help you access financial support if you are entitled to it. For more information visit our Further Education fees and funding page.

Entry Requirements & How to Apply MORE INFORMATION

While there are no entry requirements for these qualifications, it is advised that you have knowledge of computer systems basic ability to use keyboarding and word processing techniques.

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“I will use the skills I have learnt to produce publications for charity work that I do”

“I now have a better understanding at what Publisher allows me to do- eg Newsletters, Cards, Certificates, Invites, Adverts etc”

“I have improved on the computer and have become more confident”

“I have learnt a great deal about different page layouts and designs”

“I am now very confident and able to successfully produce a selection of cards and posters using Publisher”

These qualifications could lead to you becoming a desktop administrator, editor, publisher, media consultant and other related professionals or onto a print and graphic design course.