Course Description: Adobe Photoshop

The Adobe Photoshop course is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding and practical skills in using Adobe Photoshop, the industry-standard software for digital image editing and manipulation. This course is suitable for individuals who want to enhance their skills in graphic design, photography, or digital media production. Through a combination of theoretical instruction, hands-on exercises, and creative projects, students will learn the fundamental tools, techniques, and concepts to effectively manipulate and create stunning visual content.

Throughout the course, students will explore the various features of Adobe Photoshop, including image retouching, selection and masking techniques, color correction, photo manipulation, text and shape manipulation, and more. They will also learn about working with layers, managing and organizing files, and utilizing filters and effects to enhance their creative vision.

Course Objectives:

- Develop a strong foundational understanding of Adobe Photoshop's interface, tools, and commands.

- Gain practical skills in photo editing, manipulation, and color correction techniques.

- Learn to effectively use layers, masks, and selections to achieve professional-grade image compositions.

- Explore advanced techniques in retouching, image restoration, and photo compositing.

- Apply typography and graphic design principles to create visually appealing text and shape manipulations.

- Understand how to manage and organize Photoshop files efficiently.

- Develop an eye for detail, precision, and creative problem-solving.

- Create a portfolio of projects that showcase their acquired skills and creativity.

Grading Criteria:

The grading for the Adobe Photoshop course will be based on the following criteria:

- Class participation and engagement.

- Completion of assignments and projects demonstrating understanding and application of concepts.

- Creativity and originality in executing tasks.

- Attention to detail, accuracy, and technical proficiency in image editing and manipulation.

- Overall growth and improvement throughout the course.