You are able to use the software needed for image editing. You understand the general principles of image editing and bitmap graphics. You are able to create products for digital or print distribution and understand the technical requirements of a publication process.
Basic theory of image editing and bitmap graphics Use of image editing software: -workspace and essential tools -saving and exporting -use of layers -adjusting, retouching and repairing an image -text tools -selecting, masking and combining images Creating products for digital or print distribution
Basic computer skills.
Learning tasks, assignments and short exams will be evaluated in pass/fail (to be supplemented) scale. The course assessment: pass/fail.
Adobe Photoshop CC is the software used in all the learning materials and examples on the course. Student must acquire the necessary Adobe software or corresponding free software for the course. Recommended free alternatives for Photoshop: www.photopea.com (online-photo editor) www.gimp.org
This course is a self-study course, which you can carry out independently and at your own pace (within the overall time limits of the course).