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Learn Adobe Photoshop CC

Syllabus Details
Learn Adobe Photoshop CC is an activity-based syllabus that teaches skills for image editing and illustration techniques. Each activity contains a small task within so students are learning and refining their skills as they complete each task. Each activity also contains student guides to use in order to learn the technical skills required to complete each task. File Updates: • Files updated on December 5, 2016 to Adobe Photoshop CC 2017 (November 2016) release.
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Syllabus Author
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Syllabus Timing
Total Hour(s)
21
Syllabus Overview
Syllabus Units
6 hours

Unit 1: Getting started

<p>Digital photography is fast, fun, and easy. Adobe Photoshop is the industry standard program for manipulating images and creating bitmap graphics. In this unit, students take photos and gather images from various sources, identifying elements of visual design that reflect good composition. They are also introduced to the interface and terminology in Photoshop, as well as, the purpose of layers, how to organize and customize the workspace, and how to manage color.<br></p>

Unit Activities

  1. Lesson Plan Posted on 11/11/13 By {authorname}
8 hours

Unit 2: Image editing

<p>Adobe Photoshop has many image editing and manipulation features, including the ability to manipulate color, use filters, change or create an image's perspective, and warping images. In this unit, students learn to edit images and create and edit graphics from images in Photoshop. They will also be introduced to some advanced imaged editing techniques to help them design creative, unusual, and stunning images. (Note: You can ignore the sections that use Adobe Illustrator). <br></p>

Unit Activities

  1. Lesson Plan Posted on 11/11/13 By {authorname}
  2. Lesson Plan Posted on 11/11/13 By {authorname}
4 hours

Unit 3: Illustration

<p>In addition to its photo-editing features, Adobe Photoshop gives you a remarkably wide set of options to do things like create realistic painting effects, utilize a full suite of drawing tools, and the ability to add text directly to an image. In this unit students are introduced to the drawing, painting, shape, and text tools in Photoshop.<br></p>

Unit Activities

  1. Lesson Plan Posted on 11/11/13 By {authorname}
3 hours

Unit 4: Publishing

<p>Different mediums - print, web, and video - require different file formats. This unit teaches students how to generate appropriate image and graphic file formats for these mediums.<br></p><p>(Note: You can ignore the steps that refer to Adobe Illustrator)</p>

Unit Activities

  1. Lesson Plan Posted on 11/11/13 By {authorname}
All Comments (6)

Rhonda Joneson

In Creative Cloud 2017 which program would be the best for a visual sense of Synesthesia.

(intermixture of the senses of feeling, hearing, touching and seeing, smelling are essentially impossible in this respect)

Adobe Education

I'm not exactly sure what you want to create but have you looked at Character Animator or Dimension? They may be useful.

Cheers,
The AEE Team

Adobe Education

We recently updated our files to the Adobe Photoshop CC 2017 (November 2016) release. We've also added links to image assets used in the step-by-step technical guides.

Cheers, 

The AEE Team

David Robinson

Is it OK for me to to follow this Syllabus for video tutorial videos that I would like to produce?

Adobe Education

Yes, of course David. Please use the Syllabus to learn and produce videos you like. We hope you find it helpful.

Cheers,
The AEE Team

David Robinson

Great Resource. Thank You

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