Art and Design, Media, Photography
Part Time Evening
City of Newport Campus
50% discount available to learners on a Means Tested Benefit
100% discount available to Under 19s dependent on course suitability.
20 September 2022
In a nutshell
Come and learn to use Adobe Photoshop and its many functions in order to create exciting content for use on websites, social media and more.
This course is for...
...everyone - Photoshop is not just for photographers!
...anyone with an interest in creating their own images from scratch and manipulating photographs
...anyone who just wants to know what Photoshop is and how to use it
Photoshop skills are increasingly useful in a variety of different job roles and this course will leave you with the ability to edit and manipulate photographs effectively and create your own eye-catching images at home or in the workplace. Useful skills if you are looking to enhance your C.V.
Each 2 hour session will introduce a variety of Photoshop features and the techniques to use them. There will then be a classroom task using this technique to produce a practical outcome with individual tutor support.
All images will be supplied for classroom use but you will be actively encouraged to bring in your own images too. It is recommended that you bring a usb stick or portable hard drive to save your finished images to take away.
This course could include
Introduction to the Abode Photoshop interface
Image file formats
Exploring the filter gallery
Brushes and how to create your own
Actions and Selections
Retouching and sharpening images
Working with layers and masks
Saving for use in the web
Cropping and resizing and cloning
There is no formal assessment on the course.
You will be expected to have a basic knowledge of computers to enrol on the course.
You don’t need any prior knowledge of Adobe Photoshop as this 10 week course starts at the very beginning. By the end of the course you will have a good knowledge of Photoshop techniques and processes.
This course may be available at other dates, times or campuses, please click to view your options.
After booking your course you have 14 days to change your mind and request a full refund. You can still request a refund after this date, but this will only be given if you meet the criteria from the college fee policy.
If your chosen course starts within 14 days of you booking your place, then the 14 day refund policy does not apply and any refund will be subject to the college fee policy.
All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.
Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?
Contact our Student Recruitment team