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Adobe Photoshop Basics

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Course Code: CS0801CA18

Photoshop Basics Training Class

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Last Held: October 10, 2017
9:00am - 4:00pm

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Have a large group that needs this training? We can bring this course to you!

For more information, call Wendy Allard at 848-932-7651 or send an email to wallard@njaes.rutgers.edu.

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This Photoshop training workshop is designed for students looking to learn the basic essential features of Adobe Photoshop.

Upon successful completion of this Adobe Photoshop training course, students will learn:

  • Image selections
    • Selecting images
    • Modifying selections
  • Layers
    • Creating layers
    • Transform controls
    • Using type layers
    • Creating paragraph styles
  • Basic image adjustments
    • Levels adjustments
    • Curves adjustments
  • Repairing and retouching images
    • Repairing image defects
    • Retouching images
    • Removing image areas
    • Painting
    • Using filters
  • Resizing images
    • Image resolution
    • Image canvas size
  • Fills and overlays
    • Filling image areas
    • Gradients and patterns
    • Layer overlays
  • And more!

Students will also learn some timesaving tips and shortcuts to work more quickly and efficiently, and the instructor will set aside time to answer specific questions.

Computers will be provided for hands-on learning. Students will complete instructor-led practice exercises to reinforce new skills.

Note: This class is taught with Adobe CS6 Suite software. Most of the skills taught in this class are applicable to Cloud versions of Adobe Suite Software.

Prerequisite: Basic understanding of Windows

0.6 Rutgers CEUs
Registration Fee TBD  
Rutgers Faculty/Staff/Student Discount Fee TBD  

There are no refunds for this program. Substitutions are permitted.


No meals will be provided at this course.


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Tillett Hall, Room 106J2
53 Avenue E, Piscataway, NJ 08854
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Note: Pre-registration is required. We're sorry, but we cannot guarantee a seat, materials or meals for walk-in registrants. Location is subject to change; registrants will be notified in the event of a change.


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Program Questions? Contact Us!

Program Coordinator: Wendy Allard, 848-932-7651