IT Training | Adobe Photoshop | Introduction
Title: Simple Graphics
Course Code: ITG08 | Duration: 1 Day | Level: Introduction

The course begins with an overview of the program and navigation of the screen. By the end of the course delegates will be able to insert and edit images, use the painting and editing tools and work with layers and types.

Course Requirements

This stage assumes no prior knowledge of Photoshop but basic IT skills are essential. The course would be ideal for beginners or for people who are self-taught and just wish to brush up on their existing skills.

Course Content

Basic Theory (Bitmaps & Vectors / Pixels & Resolution / RGB & CMYK / Colour Management)
The Working Environment (Screen Environment / Toolbox / Document & Scratch Size)
Opening & Saving Files (Opening / Scanning / EPS Files / Adobe Bridge / Saving / TFF Format / JPEG)
Image & Colour Basics (Rotating / Resizing / Resampling / Cropping / Adding Border)
The Painting Tools (Brushes / Pencil Tool / Gradient Tool / Paint Bucket / Blending Modes)
The Editing Tools (Blur, Sharpen & Smudge Tools / Clone Tool / Dodge, Burn & Sponge Tools)
Making Selections (Marquee Tool / Lasso / Magic Wand / Feathering / Modifying)
Layers (Working With layers / Merging & Flattening / Moving between Images / Selecting & Linking)
Type (Point Type / Paragraph & Character Settings / Masked Type / Type & Layer Styles / Type Effects)