Course Description

This class will introduce the new user to the basics of working with Photoshop for retouching images and drawing. You will learn how to prepare images for a website or printed documents, including how to create new images, and edit and restore existing digital images. To complete the coursework, you will need a copy of Adobe Photoshop CC.

The Adobe Photoshop CC bundle includes two courses: Photoshop CC Introduction and Photoshop Intermediate.

**Students will need a copy of the Adobe Photoshop CC in order to do coursework.**

Learner Outcomes

Upon completion, participants will be able to:

Photoshop Introduction

  • Understand the Photoshop interface and do some basic photo corrections.
  • Use the selection tools to select parts of an image.
  • Work with Photoshop's correction tools to correct and enhance photographs.
  • Create masks for hiding parts of a layer.
  • Use the vector drawing tools to create paths.
  • Use layer features to create images.
  • Paint with the mixer brush.
  • Create and edit 3D objects
  • Prepare their images for print and for the web.
  • Combine the techniques learned in this class to create a final project.

Photoshop Intermediate

  • Plan and organize their retouching procedures.
  • Adjust the brightness and contrast of their images and manage and adjust color.
  • Use layers to correct and manage their photo projects.
  • Use selections and masks to make changes to part of an image.
  • Use the retouching tools to make changes to images.
  • Identify how to create good scans and approaches for repairing problems.
  • Convert images to black and white and colorize black and white images.
  • Retouch portraits.
  • Walk through the process of retouching photographs.
  • Create a final project using what they have learned.


Participants will have 12 months to complete this self-paced online course.

The Adobe Photoshop CC bundle includes the following two courses.  If you would like to take these classes individually, please visit the course links below:

System Requirements

Internet Connectivity Requirements:

  • Cable and DSL internet connections are recommended.

Hardware Requirements:

  • Minimum Pentium 400 Mhz CPU or G3 Macintosh. 1 GHz or greater CPU recommended.
  • 256MB RAM minimum. 1 GB RAM recommended.
  • 800x600 video resolution minimum. 1025x768 recommended.
  • Speakers/headphones to listen to Dialogue streaming audio sessions.
  • A microphone to speak in Dialogue streaming audio sessions.

Operating System Requirements:

  • Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 9, 10
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher.
  • OpenSUSE Linux 9.2 or higher.

Web Browser Requirements:

  • Google Chrome is recommended.
  • Firefox 13.x or greater.
  • Internet Explorer 6.x or greater.
  • Safari 3.2.2 or greater.

Software Requirements:

  • Adobe Flash Player 6 or greater.
  • Oracle Java 7 or greater.
  • Adobe Reader 7 or greater.

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Section Title
Adobe Photoshop CC (Online)
Jul 01, 2022 to Jun 30, 2024
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Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $750.00