Starts: 21/04/2020

Duration: 9 Week(s)

Where: Harrow on the Hill Campus

When: Tuesday 19:00 to 21:00

Total College Fee: £118.00

Concession Fee

The concession fee is £72.00. If you are entitled to a concession you will need to enrol in person at the College. Please contact Admissions for more information on 020 8909 6000.

Entry Requirements

Students should be computer literate though no experience of using Photoshop Elements is required. It would be an advantage to have access to the software at home.

Who is the course for

Anyone interested in computer generated imagery who wishes to learn to manipulate digital images such as photos by using Photoshop Elements software. This course will not teach photographic skills or the use of digital cameras.

Course Content

PLEASE NOTE: The software used in this course is PHOTOSHOP ELEMENTS Topics will include: colours settings, managements, canvas, loading images, introduction to layers, adding text, selection tools, painting tools, burn, dodge, sponge tools, image formats, changing image and canvas size, tools for changing images - rotating, colour enhancement, cropping, cloning, enhancement menu, image orientation, filter, save, resize, save as, special effects, adding/removing people from a group, correct colour casts, portraits. As part of your course and where the opportunity occurs literacy/numeracy together with speaking and listening skills will be developed.

Study Methods

Theoretical topics covered each week, demonstrations, Q & A, exercises, group discussions.

How is the course assessed

There is no formal assessment but guidance and feedback will be given throughout the course.

Where next - Further Studies

The skills learned can be applied to designing posters,diagrames, leaflets, advertisements etc.

More Information

Students will be asked to bring in their own images to practice on but the tutor will also provide pictures if preferred. Students are able to save their work on the college student drive but anyone wishing to take their work away to practice should consider purchasing a USB memory stick. Notebook and pen

How to Apply

You can enrol and pay online for this course. Please click the orange Enrol Now button below.

Starts: 21/04/2020

Duration: 9 Week(s)

Where: Harrow on the Hill Campus

When: Tuesday 19:00 to 21:00

Total College Fee: £118.00

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