Photoshop Creative Cloud - Beginners

Course Overview

Learn all about Adobe Photoshop on this beginner’s course at Gower College Swansea. Grow your digital skills using  Photoshop Creative Cloud.

The use of Photoshop is all around us - the majority of images you see in advertising, social media or, in fact, almost anywhere have likely been edited. As we grow deeper into the digital age, the demand for Photoshop skills continues to grow.

This course will serve as a platform to help you get introduced to Adobe Photoshop. By completing this course, you will start to build a range of skills enabling you to create, edit and manipulate images to a high standard. This course is structured through bitesize teaching followed by an assignment you must complete. This ensures that, as well as getting taught skills in Adobe Photoshop, you can also independently put these skills into practice.

Skills covered within this course:

Adding and managing images
Editing images
Creating your own graphics from scratch
Manipulating images
Saving images for multiple platforms


Entry Requirements

No prior skills/experience are needed for this course, however any prior use of creative applications/software such as Adobe Illustrator will be advantageous.

Course Delivery

The course will be delivered in class and will be assessed on workshop based tasks undertaken within the classroom setting. The course will be 10 weeks long at two and a half hours per week.

Progression Opportunities

The skills and techniques learned on this course will help you to progress into employment within a range of industries such as photography, marketing, social media marketing, advertising, graphic design etc.

This course also gives you the required skills to study the Intermediate Photoshop course

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Detailed course information

Where and when can I study?

Start Date: Thu 11 Jan 2024 | Course Code: ZA512 ELB | Cost: £0

Level -   Thursday   6-8.30pm   10 weeks   Llwyn y Bryn