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Photoshop for Beginners

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  • Level(s) of study: Short course
  • Study mode(s): Short course
  • Location: City Campus
  • Starting: 30 January 2021; 5 July 2021
  • Course duration: Saturdays 10 am - 4 pm, two weeks or Monday and Tuesday 10 am - 4 pm, two days

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Photoshop is the standard piece of kit for designers, image-makers and photographers.

This course is therefore suitable for anyone who’s new to Adobe Photoshop who wishes to apply the software to either artistic pursuits or professional projects.


Secure your place with a deposit

If you're booking two months or more before the course starts, we can accept a £100 deposit to secure your place.

The balance is due one month before the course starts.

Our standard booking terms and conditions apply.

Email us to find out how: creativeshortcourses@ntu.ac.uk

What will you gain?

Once you’ve mastered the basics of Photoshop you’ll be able to take your work to amazing new levels.

"The tutor was fantastic. I learnt a lot, and I'm inspired to continue learning after the course." JT

Tutor profiles: Mark Williams teaches software skills on the undergraduate programmes at NTU.

He has a degree in graphic design and 17 years' experience working with and teaching Adobe products.

Mark has developed and delivered training courses to large and small businesses all over the UK.

Indicative maximum class size: 10

Any questions?

Contact the short course team:

Email: creativeshortcourses@ntu.ac.uk

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 2813

What you'll study

On this course, you will:

  • be introduced to the functions of Photoshop that are relevant to beginners
  • learn how to work in a non-destructive way
  • create and edit images efficiently so that their impact is maximised
  • explore the software for different print and screen outputs
  • build your skills through practical projects.

As the course progresses (and depending on your interests) you may also look at advanced skills such as:

  • using channels to refine edges and work with masks
  • explore the brush tool, creating custom brushes and applying brush dynamics to get realistic results
  • understand the adjustment layers like curves, brightness and contrast.

Entry requirements

Level: Beginner

Entry requirement: Whilst no software experience is required, you should be confident in saving files and basic computer functions.

Level: Beginner

Entry requirement: Whilst no software experience is required, you should be confident in saving files and basic computer functions.

Fees and funding

The fee for this course is £260.

Payment is due at the time of booking.

The fee for this course is £260.

Payment is due at the time of booking.

Still need help?

+44 (0)115 941 8418