Photoshop CC Course – Basic to Intermediate

Course Description

Adobe Photoshop is the industry leading software when it comes to image editing and this is true in Singapore as well. This Photoshop course seeks to equip beginner level graphic designers, photographers and web designers with the tools needed to produce designs and images quickly. Even digital artists who have years of experience in traditional media will find the course beneficial.

In this Adobe Photoshop – Basic to Intermediate course, you will be introduced to the Photoshop interface and guided on how to manage your images in Photoshop. This hands-on course focuses on applying Photoshop to a number of real-world projects to see its relevance in today’s digital arena.

You will explore a range of image editing tools such as selection techniques, cropping, resizing, layering, painting, cloning, blending modes and filtering to produce web or print ready images.

Course Objectives

By the end of this Photoshop course, participants would be able to:

  • Add realistic visual effects to images
  • Familiarize yourself with design creation & image editing techniques using Photoshop
  • Familiarize yourself with the tools & features available to maximize your creative potential
  • Produce professional designs for both print and web

Course Outline

Essential Imaging Concepts
  • Image File Formats
  • Document Options
  • Resolution
Acquiring Images and File Management
  • Sourcing for Images
  • Importing Files
  • Working with Bridge
  • Creating New File
Cropping and Resizing Images
  • Using the Crop Tool
  • Cropping to a Specific Size
  • Cropping with Marquee
  • Using Trim Command
  • Adjusting Canvas Size
  • Changing Image Size and Resolution
  • Using Crop Tool to Straighten Photo
Adding Type
  • Adding Text
  • Enhancing Text
  • Rasterize Type Layer
Painting
  • Setting Colours
  • Understanding the Colour modes
  • Using a Colour System
  • Setting Foreground and Background colours
  • Working with the Color Picker
  • Using the Eraser
  • Cloning
  • Using the Clone Stamp
  • Setting the Clone Source
  • Using the Healing Brush
  • Gradients
  • Gradient Types
  • Setting Gradient Colours
Filters
  • Filters as Graphic Tools
  • Setting Filter Options
  • Using the Filter Gallery
  • Smart Filters
Familiarisation of Adobe Photoshop Interface and Settings
  • Screen Interface
  • Managing Tools and Panels
Selection Techniques
  • Marquee Selections – Rectangle and Elliptical
  • Lasso Selections – Lasso, Polygonal and Magnetic
  • Selecting by Colour – Quick Selection and Magic Wand
  • Adding, Subtracting and Combining Selections
  • Refining Edges
  • Transforming Selections
  • Saving and Loading Selections
Working with Layers
  • Layers and Layer Management
  • Working with Multiple Layers
  • Transforming Layers
  • Setting Transparency: Fill vs. Opacity
  • Grouping Layers: Layer Groups
  • Introduction to Smart Objects
Layer Styles
  • Understanding and Applying Layer Styles
  • Setting Style Options
  • Customizing & Saving Layer Styles
  • Loading Style Sets
Blend Modes
  • Introducing Blend Modes
  • Understanding How Blend Modes Work
  • Using Simple Modes – Screen, Multiply, Overlay, Color
Saving Images for Web and Print
  • Saving for the Web
  • Setting Output for Print
  • Setting Print Options

Photoshop CC – Basic to Intermediate

Course Duration:

2 Days (9.00am – 5.00pm)

Course Fee Details:

S$523.20 (incl. of 9% GST)

SkillsFuture Credits & UTAP claimable

SDF grant entitled, $2/hr x 14hrs = $28
Eligible for Singaporeans, and PR employees

Course Code: TGS-2020502870

Course Schedule

Course NameCourse CodeVenueJanuary 2024February 2024March 2024April 2024May 2024June 2024
Photoshop CC - Basic to IntermediateTGS-2020502870JTC Summit-22-23-15-16-20-21
TGS-2020502870Mountbatten Square25-26-11-12-16-17-

Nett Course Fee
$518.40