Digital Photography for Educators
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About this course
Explore the principles of digital photography and how to use Adobe creative tools to create beautiful photographs. Then learn how to apply your new skills to teach digital photography and integrate new projects into your curriculum.
Understanding digital photography helps students to better communicate ideas, emotion, and purpose through beautiful photographs. Develop your skills with Adobe Lightroom CC for desktop and mobile - an industry-standard digital photography tool - and learn how to teach your students the design and technical skills they need to effectively use digital photography in media projects.
What will I learn?
How using digital photography projects in your curriculum can produce positive outcomes for you and your students
Best practices and principles for creating amazing digital photographs
The technical skills to create your own digital photographs with Adobe tools (with support from expert digital media educators)
How to apply your new skills to integrate digital photography projects into your curriculum
Collaborate with educators from around the world
Who is this course for?
This course is aimed at all educators working in primary, secondary or higher education. No prior experience with Adobe tools or digital media technologies is required.
How long is the course?
The course runs for five weeks, starting on 1st October 2018 and should take about 25 hours to complete. All coursework must be submitted by 16th November 2018.
What will it cost?
Enrollment and course completion certificate are FREE!
What software/technology will I need?
What will I receive when the course ends?
After successfully completing this course, you will receive a digital badge and course certificate that states that you have completed 25 hours of professional development.
About Adobe Education Exchange Courses
Each week of an Education Exchange collaborative course includes:
Design and instructional theory content, innovative and tailored for educators
Interactive live class session taught by expert educators and featuring guest industry experts
Hands-on creative assignment with personalized feedback from instructors and other educators
Reflective learning journal best practice
- Community collaboration and discussion
Live Class Information
This course will include five live classes, which take place on the following days:
Class 1 on Tuesday October 2nd, 2018
Class 2 on Tuesday October 9th, 2018
Class 3 on Tuesday October 16th, 2018
Class 4 on Tuesday October 23rd, 2018
Class 5 on Tuesday October 30th, 2018
Each class will take place three times; once in each of the following time zones:
AEST/AEDT (Sydney) from 7pm - 8pm
BST/GMT (London) from 7pm - 8pm
- CDT (Chicago) from 7pm - 8pm
If you can’t make the live classes for whatever reason, don’t worry - all three iterations of each live class will be recorded and available to view here.