Course name Basics of image editing
Course date 15.09.2022 - 11.12.2022
Institution XAMK University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 3 ECTS credit

Field Technology HUB
Teacher Xamk lehtori
Available for open UAS Chargeable
Level Bachelor

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Enrolment period 15.08.2022 - 01.09.2022
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Basics of image editing

15.09.2022 - 11.12.2022

Course description

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.

Assessment criteria

Learning tasks, assignments and short exams will be evaluated in pass/fail (to be supplemented) scale. The course assessment: pass/fail.

Course way of working and time table

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).