After completing this course, the student will understand the basics of digital image processing and the Photoshop program and
be able to make basic document adjustments:
Change the image size
Adjust colours and hues with the appropriate tools
understand the significance of layers and know how to work with layers
be able to use different selection tools
understand the significance of adjustment layers
know how to repair and retouch photos
be able to remove a background from the picture with different eraser tools
know how to merge several pictures into one picture file
understand the masking tools and know how to use them
be able to use the most commonly used filters and layer styles
be able to use the text tools and know how to manipulate text
know the difference between different file types and be able to save files to be used on the web
be able to use pictures in other programs
be able to print a picture
Students learn how to use Adobe Photoshop and the basics of digital image processing, as well as some of the more advanced features. At the start of the course, focus is on simple image processing and on Photoshop´s user interface. Students will also learn creative image manipulation.
Oppimistavat (sisältää ahotin ja erilaiset toteutusvaihtoehdot)
Web based course with no contact teaching. Independent exercises and assignments 80 h.
Self-assessment of learning
Material given by the teacher distributed via Moodle.
Lähtötaso ja sidonnaisuudet muihin opintojaksoihin
The starting level is beginner level.
The course has no links with other courses.
Arviointikriteeri - arvosana 1
The student has a limited understanding of Photoshop and digital image processing. The student follows assignments and activities with difficulty and under supervision.
Arviointikriteeri - arvosana 3
The student has an adequate understanding of Photoshop and digital image processing. The student performs well in assignments and activities within a team and independently.
Arviointikriteeri - arvosana 5
The student has an advanced understanding of Photoshop and digital image processing. The student accomplishes assignments and activities with initiative and leadership.