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Online Class: Adobe Photoshop 101

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Course Description

This course will teach you everything you need to know to make full use of the world's most popular graphics editing program -- Adobe Photoshop. Adobe Photoshop is a complex graphics and image editing software and paint program. It has become a mainstay with graphics designers, professional photographers, and even hobbyists to edit graphics as well as create and manipulate images.

If you've used Photoshop before, then this course may amaze you with all the improvements that have been made to the program. If you're new to Photoshop, don't be nervous or worry that it will be overwhelming. We'll start at the beginning and teach you everything you need to know in simple, everyday language so you understand and learn.

You'll discover how to...

· Easily navigate Photoshop's interface to find what you need

· Crop and resize images

· Work with color to edit and manipulate images

· Combine aspects of several images into one professional images

· Work with layers

· Paint using Photoshop's many tools

· Add text to images

· Create and use gradients

· Use the new Content-Aware feature to remove objects from images without leaving an empty space – or making it look like the image was edited

· How to select objects easier and better than ever before

· How to use filters to manipulate the look and feel of images

· And much, much more!

By the end of this course, no matter who you are or how much experience you've had with the program in the past, you will be an advanced user capable of using Adobe Photoshop (versions CC or CS6) like a professional to create, edit, and manipulate images. Photoshop is much more than a photo editor. You'll be surprised at what you can do with it!

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  • 6 Months to Complete
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  • PC & Mac Compatible
  • Android & iOS Friendly
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Course Lessons

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  • Lesson 1: Introduction to Adobe Photoshop

    Adobe's Photoshop program has become a mainstay with graphics designers, professional photographers, and even hobbyists to edit graphics as well as create and manipulate images. In this first lesson we will introduce and review these popular program featu
  • Lesson 2: Getting Started using Photoshop

    Now that you've learned your way around the Photoshop interface a little bit, we're going to jump right in and start teaching you how to use the program.
  • Lesson 3: Working with Images

    This lesson will be one of the most important lessons in this course because you're going to start to learn how to work with images.
  • Lesson 4: Resizing and Cropping Images

    In this lesson we will discuss the intricacies of pixel dimensions , image resolution and how to use the resizing and cropping tools.
  • Lesson 5: Working with Basic Selections

    Photoshop CS6 gives you several tools that allow you to make selections. We're going to cover the basic tools in this lesson.
  • Lesson 6: Layers

    Layers are simply images or effects laid on top of other images or effects.
  • Lesson 7: Painting in Photoshop

    Photoshop is much more than an image editing program. It's also one of the best paint programs that you'll ever use. When you combine the selection tools we learned about last lesson with the paint tools, changing and editing colors becomes easier than yo
  • Lesson 8: Photo Retouching

    Photoshop gives you the tools you need to take your worst looking photo and make it look good.
  • Lesson 9: Color Correction

    It's important that you consider what color mode you use in your images to insure the most consistency in colors. This lesson will go into further detail about color modes and color spaces.
  • Lesson 10: Using Masks And The Quick Mask Mode

    Masks are basically just areas that you can isolate from the rest of an image to protect it from editing.
  • Lesson 11: Working With The Pen Tool

    This lesson will focus on how to use the pen tool
  • Lesson 12: Creating Special Effects

    The ability to add special effects to your photos is one of the most enjoyable features of Photoshop. With a few clicks of the mouse, you can transform an ordinary family photo into a work of art.
  • Lesson 13: Printing And Exporting Your Work

    It seems like there are a dozen different ways to present your photographs. In this final lesson will discuss how to print and export your final masterpiece.

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Course Title: Adobe Photoshop 101
Course Number: 8900178
Languages: English - United States, Canada and other English speaking countries
Course Type: General Education
CEU Value: 1.0 IACET CEUs (Continuing Education Units)
CE Accreditation: Universal Class, Inc. has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET).
Grading Policy: Earn a final grade of 70% or higher to receive an online/downloadable CEU Certification documenting CEUs earned
Assessment Method: Lesson assignments and review exams
Instructor: UniversalClass Staff Instructor
Syllabus: View Syllabus
Duration: Continuous: Enroll anytime!
Course Fee: $50.00 (no CEU Certification) || with CEU Certification: $75.00

Learning Outcomes

By successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Describe what Adobe Photoshop is and how it can be useful to you.
  • Demonstrate working with images.
  • Demonstrate working with selections, layers, and painting tools
  • Demonstrate methods for photo retouching.
  • Demonstrate methods for making color corrections.
  • Demonstrate using masks and the quick mask mode.
  • Demonstrate working with the pen tool.
  • Demonstrate creating special effects.
  • Demonstrate printing and exporting your work, and
  • Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.
Lesson 1 AssignmentAssignment1
Lesson 1 ExamExam9
Lesson 2 AssignmentAssignment1
Lesson 2: Getting Started using PhotoshopExam8
Lesson 3 AssignmentAssignment1
Lesson 3: Working with ImagesExam8
Lesson 4 AssignmentAssignment1
Lesson 4: Resizing and Cropping ImagesExam10
Lesson 5 AssignmentAssignment2
Lesson 5: Working with Basic SelectionsExam8
Lesson 6 AssignmentAssignment2
Lesson 6: LayersExam8
Lesson 7 AssignmentAssignment2
Lesson 7: Painting in PhotoshopExam8
Lesson 8 AssignmentAssignment1
Lesson 8: Photo RetouchingExam8
Lesson 9 AssignmentAssignment1
Lesson 9: Color CorrectionExam9
Lesson 10 AssignmentAssignment1
Lesson 10: Using Masks And The Quick Mask ModeExam8
Lesson 11 AssignmentAssignment1
Lesson 11: Working With The Pen ToolExam8
Lesson 12 AssignmentAssignment1
Lesson 12: Creating Special EffectsExam8
Lesson 13 AssignmentAssignment1
The Final AssignmentAssignment2
Lesson 13: Printing And Exporting Your WorkExam9
The Final ExamExam64
Total Points:191

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