Photoshop Level 2

Course: PHO5101

This course is listed under the following fields of study:

Further introduction to some of the more advanced concepts of Photoshop. Topics include preparing images for print, quick mask, blending images together, preparing images for web use, colour mapping, and using alpha channels. Students explore advanced digital imaging processes for the web through the use of the tools available in Adobe's Photoshop software. Students continue to advance sensibilities towards design parameters and style, creatively develop and assess various design solutions, and execute the projects in a professional manner, to produce appealing results. The course engages in web design issues such as GIF animation, navigation, slicing, rollovers, optimizing and previewing web page, while exploring the available software tools at a more in-depth level. Projects are developed with consideration to output and media.

Required Software

Students are to purchase the full version of the software either CS5, CS5.5 or CS6. Photoshop Elements is not a full version of the software and will not be accepted for use during the course. The course lecture notes reference CS5, CS5.5 and CS6.

All sections for this course are in progress.