Intro to Photoshop
Non-Accredited • Non-Accredited
About the course
Begin your adventure in the world of digital art with our comprehensive Photoshop course. No experience is needed as you will be introduced to the fundamentals of photoshop. The first steps will introduce you to the Photoshop interface, where you'll learn to customize your workspace and discover the essential tools and techniques for basic editing.
As the course progresses, delve into the transformative world of layers and masking. Uncover the secrets of effective selections and transformations, enhancing your ability to resize, crop, and adjust images for dynamic compositions. Learn the art of retouching as you master techniques to remove blemishes, use the healing brush, and even sculpt images with the liquify tool. Explore the world of color correction and enhancement. Here, you'll manipulate curves and balance white levels to bring out the best in your photos. Sharpening and blurring techniques will be your tools for bringing focus and depth to your imagery.
Your newfound skills will further expand as you integrate text and shapes into your designs, learning to create with vector shapes and precision tools like the pen. Advanced retouching techniques will elevate your portrait work, and you'll experiment with object removal and composite images for a truly professional touch.
The course culminates in a deep dive into the vast array of filters and effects at your disposal in Photoshop. You'll experiment with artistic filters and creative enhancements to give your images a unique flair. Finally, you'll learn how to prepare your masterpieces for various outputs, ensuring they look perfect whether on the web, in print, or as part of your professional portfolio.
Throughout this course, you'll not only gain technical proficiency but also develop a keen eye for design, opening doors to endless creative possibilities. Whether for professional development, personal projects, or entrepreneurial ventures, these skills will be invaluable assets in your digital toolkit.
Type of LearningAdult Learning
Duration6-9pm. 3hrs a week. 10 weeks
Awarded ByBurnley College
It will be helpful to have some knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, but not necessary.
This course is designed to be entirely based on coursework and does not include any exams as a form of assessment.
Careers & Progression
Learners who complete this course will have the ability to use Adobe Photoshop for creating artistic designs, touching up photpgraphs and a whole host of other possibilities. You will understand how to use editing techniques on images which can be transferred to the workplace for images to be used on for......
Marketing & Advertising: Craft striking visuals that capture attention and convey messages effectively.
Social Media Mastery: Boost your online presence with professional-grade graphics, tailored for platforms like Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest.
Home Business & E-Commerce: Enhance product photos for Etsy, eBay, or your own online store, making your offerings irresistible to customers.
Creative Exploration: Discover a new hobby or channel for artistic expression, with skills that can turn into a profitable venture.
You will require a USB pen drive to save your work and headphones to listen to tutorials when required.
Learners will have the opportunity to work in our brand new Games Design suite with Adobe Photoshop CC.
Information About Fees
This course costs £150.00