Scribus is an open source desktop publishing application that can be used for the laying out of documents such as posters, newspapers, brochures, newsletters, and books. Scribus can also be used to generate interactive forms in PDF format that can be completed by the user and submitted by email.

  • Course Name: Open Source Graphic Design Tools - Scribus
  • Duration: Two days
  • Requirements: Computer literate
  • Cost: R2500 per person
  • Topics:
    • Introducing Desktop Publishing
    • Introducing Scribus
    • Working with Multi-Page Documents
    • Working with Text
    • Working with Bitmaps
    • Working with Vector Graphics
    • Selecting, Moving and Scaling Objects
    • Copying and Duplicating Objects
    • Rotating, Mirroring and Shearing Objects
    • Arranging and Positioning Objects
    • Working with Layers
    • Colour Management Tools
    • Printing the Document
    • PDF Tools in Scribus