Course Outlines

Adobe Photoshop I — GRDT 1010

  1. Course Description
    • Credits: 3.00
    • Lecture Hours/Week: 2.00
    • Lab Hours/Week: 1.00
    • OJT Hours/Week: 0
    • Prerequisites: None
    • Corequisites: None
    • MnTC Goals: None
    This is an introduction to the basic tools used for image manipulation in Adobe Photoshop. Image modification and compositing, use of the scanner, and mastery of Photoshop tools are stressed. Image adjustment, enhancement and layer masks are also included.
  2. Course Effective Dates: 1/12/15 – Present
  3. Outline of Major Content Areas
      As noted on course syllabus
  4. Learning Outcomes
    1. adjust layers with layer styles
    2. colorize photos with layer blending modes
    3. create and modify selections
    4. create composite images
    5. create layer masks
    6. create layers
    7. define and adjust color modes and depth
    8. define pixels and resolution
    9. define smart objects
    10. describe file formats
    11. fill and stroke
    12. navigate Photoshop interface
    13. scan photographs
    14. use adjustment layers
    15. use brush tools
    16. use history panel
    17. use image and canvas menus to resize
    18. use repair tools
    19. use transformational tools
    20. use vector tools
  5. Minnesota Transfer Curriculum Goal Area(s) and Competencies
  6. Learner Outcomes Assessment
      As noted on course syllabus
  7. Special Information
      None noted