Photoshop for Designers

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Course Number: 160-17188V01

A four week introduction to the basics of Adobe Photoshop, including a walkthrough of the tools and applications that Photoshop is used for in the design industry. During this level 1 short course, you will learn various selection techniques, how to work with layers, adjustment layers and much more.

A variety of images will be supplied as you develop your skills and knowledge to combine multiple images, retouch photos, manipulate images and colour correction strategies. These skills and techniques for images and graphics are used in both print and web based applications.

Each week a new set of tools will be introduced and linked to an industry based scenario. As the weeks progress you will build up your skills to solve more complex design and image problems using your new Adobe Photoshop skills.

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