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Photoshop CS5/CS6: Level 1

Available Dates: July 6, Aug 10, Sept 4, Oct 17, Nov 8, Dec 7
Class Length: 1 day
Cost: $399

Class Outline:

Course Description:
Photoshop CS6: Basic, ACE Edition, is part of a two-course ILT series that will help students prepare for the Adobe Certified Expert exam for Photoshop CS6. Students will modify digital images to add creative effects and repair defects. After completing this course, the student will be able to use Photoshop CS6 to make selections, create and transform layers, apply image adjustments, retouch and repair photographs, resize images, and use Adobe Bridge to view and organize files.

Course Outline
Unit 1: Getting started
Topic A: File types
Topic B: The Photoshop environment
Topic C: Tool options and presets

Unit 2: Image selections
Topic A: Selection techniques
Topic B: Modifying selections

Unit 3: Layers
Topic A: Creating layers
Topic B: Transform controls
Topic C: Using type layers
Topic D: Creating paragraph styles

Unit 4: Basic image adjustments
Topic A: Levels adjustments
Topic B: Curves adjustments

Unit 5: Repairing and retouching images
Topic A: Repairing image defects
Topic B: Retouching images
Topic C: Removing image areas
Topic D: Painting
Topic E: Using filters

Unit 6: Resizing images
Topic A: Image resolution
Topic B: Image canvas size

Unit 7: Managing files with Adobe Bridge
Topic A: Browsing files in Adobe Bridge
Topic B: Working with metadata
Topic C: Organizing collections
Topic D: Outputting projects