Be able to draw lines, curved paths, write text boxes, draw geometrical shapes and save your work in a pdf file for printing.
Learn how to align, distribute and arrange a large number of objects.
Understand how to choose different fills and strokes styles for your object. Be able to move, scale, rotate and skew objects with numerical precision
This project is for people who are starting a scientific career. As a novice researcher you are building an initial toolkit of knowledge for producing articles, congress posters, among other things. This project will give you an initial set of powerful tools to help you in the production of any graphical image you will need in your career path. You need no prior knowledge in Inkscape to start this course. This guided project is for beginners with Inkscape. I will gently guide you to key abilities any novice researcher must have in image edition. By the end of this Project, you will be able to edit and create your own vector images in the most popular file formats. You will be familiar with the basic interface of Inkscape, giving you the chance to a gentle learning curve to any other skill in Inkscape. Making your own high-quality info-graphics, diagrams and congress posters will not be a challenge anymore.
In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:
Draw lines, curved paths and write text boxes, and save your work in a file
Align, Distribute and Arrange a large number of objects.
Move, scale, rotate and skew objects with numerical precision.
Change fills and strokes styles of your objects.
Make basic geometric figures like equilateral triangles, hexagons etc.
Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required
In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step
What will I get if I purchase a Guided Project?
By purchasing a Guided Project, you'll get everything you need to complete the Guided Project including access to a cloud desktop workspace through your web browser that contains the files and software you need to get started, plus step-by-step video instruction from a subject matter expert.
Are Guided Projects available on desktop and mobile?
Because your workspace contains a cloud desktop that is sized for a laptop or desktop computer, Guided Projects are not available on your mobile device.
Who are the instructors for Guided Projects?
Guided Project instructors are subject matter experts who have experience in the skill, tool or domain of their project and are passionate about sharing their knowledge to impact millions of learners around the world.
Can I download the work from my Guided Project after I complete it?
You can download and keep any of your created files from the Guided Project. To do so, you can use the “File Browser” feature while you are accessing your cloud desktop.
What is the refund policy?
Is financial aid available?
Financial aid is not available for Guided Projects.
Can I audit a Guided Project and watch the video portion for free?
Auditing is not available for Guided Projects.
How much experience do I need to do this Guided Project?
At the top of the page, you can press on the experience level for this Guided Project to view any knowledge prerequisites. For every level of Guided Project, your instructor will walk you through step-by-step.
Can I complete this Guided Project right through my web browser, instead of installing special software?
Yes, everything you need to complete your Guided Project will be available in a cloud desktop that is available in your browser.
What is the learning experience like with Guided Projects?
You'll learn by doing through completing tasks in a split-screen environment directly in your browser. On the left side of the screen, you'll complete the task in your workspace. On the right side of the screen, you'll watch an instructor walk you through the project, step-by-step.
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