Adobe Photoshop 2

Code: OLRN1152

Course description

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.The student will explore advanced digital imaging processes for the web through the use of the tools available in Adobe’s Photoshop software. The student will 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 will engage 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 will continue to be developed with consideration to output and media. Note: Students are to purchase the full version of the software either CS4 or CS 5. Photoshop Elements is not a full version of the software and will not be accepted for use during the course.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: OLRN1005
Corequisites: None

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Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

Registration dates

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Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021. Winter 2022 registration opens November 1, 2021.