Photoshop is a popular image editing application to create and manipulate images for the web and for print. This is a fully flexible self-study programme which looks at the CC version.
Design and marketing enthusiasts who are keen to develop a specialist skillset in photo and image editing, and creating marketing materials including flyers, web design elements including graphic design and logo creation. This course is also suitable for budding photography enthusiasts.
Awarded 30 CPD points upon successful completion
Having the ability to doctor images and edit photographs is a highly sought after skill across the marketing and fashion world, but it doesn’t stop there! Editing images is also a skill used by photographers, and across the corporate market place, meaning this is a talent always in demand.
By studying Photoshop CC, you will gain an understanding of hundreds of new updates and features, not just learning how to edit images and photos, but also create marketing materials and logos.
You will take a look at aspects including improved smart guides, terminology for digital images, and 3D exporting and printing.
Your local course advisor will be able to recommend other courses which will support your graphic design knowledge, and provide further information on this course.
Section A: Intro to Photoshop CC
Section B: The Capture
Section C: Open Files in Photoshop CC
Section D: Navigate Documents
Section E: Creating a New Document
Section F: Color Theory and Management
Section G: Understanding Image Formats
Section A: Resolution and Cropping
Section B: Evaluate Image
Section C: Basic Tonal Adjustments
Section D: Selections
Section E: Basic Retouching
Section F: Content-Aware
Section A: Understand Layers
Section B: Work with Layer Masks
Section C: Work with Type
Section D: Filters
Section E: Shape Tool and Pen Tool
This course is designed to help you gain the practical skills required to create your own marketing and graphic material, with the option to also take the ACA Visual Communication Certification*.
*Certification to be arranged separately.
It would be ideal, but not essential, if you already held a basic knowledge of marketing and design elements – speak to your Course Advisor to find out more.
This is the latest version of Photoshop and would be useful for anyone looking for a career in Graphic Design, Artwork Design, Marketing or even Web Design.