Photoshop – Beginners

Photoshop – Beginners

This course introduces you to this leading image manipulation software, showing you how to repair images, correct colour, use layers, resize image effectively, make selections and create masks.

  • Course Type Adult - Leisure
  • Subject Area Graphics and Photography
  • Qualification N/A
  • Study Mode: Part Time Only
  • Course Level Beginners
  • Location Victoria House
  • Course Length 9 weeks
  • Start Date Various (please see overview below)
  • End Date Various (please see overview below)
  • Day Thursday
  • Times 18.30-20.30
  • Fee £170 per term
  • Reduced Fee £83 per term

This course is for those with little or no experience of Photoshop.

  • Spring term – 16/01/20 to 19/03/20
  • This course will not be running Spring 2020. Apologies for the inconvenience

You will learn how to:
• use with the Photoshop workspace
• crop images, plus change the image and canvas size
• use a variety of selection tools to change areas of an image
• use layers for creative effects
• make basic colour corrections
• about how colour is described in digital images
• use filters for creative effects
• repair damaged or blemished images
• use masks for cutting-out and isolating effects

Entry Requirements

No previous knowledge of Photoshop is necessary. You must have good basic computer skills.


Learners will be given a college ID badge and have access to all college facilities, including learning centres and computers. All computers have Adobe CC on Windows 10. You can use this software outside of lesson time in the Learning Centres.

Additional Costs

It would be an advantage, but not essential, to obtain a copy of Adobe CC whilst on the course.

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