Adobe Photoshop - Level 1


In this course you will be introduced to the fundamental functions and tools of Photoshop. The Photoshop package is the standard image manipulation tool for electronic publishers, artists, teachers, designers and photographers.

Course content

  • Layer masks, the designer staple to manipulate images
  • Transform techniques
  • Layers - adjustment layers, merging layers, Viewing and understanding layer orders
  • File management using groups
  • Photographic touching, cloning, healing and reducing noise
  • Enhancing images by adjusting levels, applying layer masks and blending modes to further improve quality of images
  • Using filters to create affects to images
  • Varied ways to approach text and affects applied to text
  • How images work on the web, upload files to a temporary website you create
  • Output

Ideal for

The extensive short course is the perfect introduction to the software for a first time user, or an opportunity for an update of skills as it aims to go beyond the basics. The course facilitator customises the course content to the user. You are encouraged to bring in current projects to ensure the outcome of the course directly relates to your needs.
This course is suitable for people interested in image capture, preparation for printing or those with a general interest in learning the software.

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Participants will have acquired sound knowledge of principles, function and tools of Photoshop software for a printing environment.


No previous graphic experience needed but a familiarity with basic computer interface is desirable. Classes are delivered in a Macintosh environment. Experienced PC users will find the transition easy

Materials supplied

All relevant course materials are included.

Materials to bring

Pen and paper, a flash drive.


Participants will be awarded an RMIT Statement of Participation.

Additional notes

Classes are delivered in a Macintosh environment. Experienced PC users will find the transition easy.

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Available course dates

Saturday 09 February 2019

  • Code S320183
  • Start date 09.02.19
  • End date 09.03.19
  • Hours 17.50
  • Campus Carlton
  • Fee $640.00
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Session  Start  End Hours
Sat 09.02.19 01:30pm 05:00pm 3.50
Sat 16.02.19 01:30pm 05:00pm 3.50
Sat 23.02.19 01:30pm 05:00pm 3.50
Sat 02.03.19 01:30pm 05:00pm 3.50
Sat 09.03.19 01:30pm 05:00pm 3.50

Monday 29 April 2019

  • Code S320183
  • Start date 29.04.19
  • End date 03.06.19
  • Hours 18.00
  • Campus Brunswick
  • Fee $640.00
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Session  Start  End Hours
Mon 29.04.19 06:00pm 09:00pm 3.00
Mon 06.05.19 06:00pm 09:00pm 3.00
Mon 13.05.19 06:00pm 09:00pm 3.00
Mon 20.05.19 06:00pm 09:00pm 3.00
Mon 27.05.19 06:00pm 09:00pm 3.00
Mon 03.06.19 06:00pm 09:00pm 3.00

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