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DAR 221 - Photo Image Editing: Adobe PhotoShop

4 Credits, 5 Contact Hours
3 lecture periods 2 lab periods

Computer retouching and manipulation of photos and illustrations. Includes current Adobe PhotoShop software, edit and retouch, hardware, and professional environment.

Prerequisite(s): DAR 120  
Information: Experience in computer graphics may be substituted for prerequisites. See a Digital Arts faculty member for information.
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Course Learning Outcomes
  1. Demonstrate use of current Adobe Photoshop software to edit and retouch images using paint, channels, filters, and layers in grey scale, bitmap, and color modes.
  2. Demonstrate use of photo image editing hardware including scanner, computer, and printer.
  3. Work within a professional environment meeting specifications and deadlines.

  1. Current Adobe Photoshop Software
    1. Terminology
    2. Tools
    3. Page set up
    4. Selection tools
    5. Image processing
  2. Edit and Retouch
    1. Paint
    2. Channels
    3. Filters
    4. Layers
    5. Grey scale
    6. Bitmap
    7. Color
  3. Hardware
    1. Scanner
    2. Computer
    3. Printer
  4. Professional Environment
    1. Specifications
    2. Deadlines

Effective Term:
Full Academic Year 2019/2020