Create beautiful images using Photoshop, whether you're a hobbyist or a future creative industries professional. Develop the key technical skills you'll need to manipulate images as you add Photoshop to your resume.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Overlay, combine and stretch images
Explore different file formats and their strengths and weaknesses
Understand image quality
Optimise the style and look of images
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment
The ability to use Photoshop for your hobbies or in your professional life
Sample images for your portfolio
Strong pathways to continue your studies and enhance your career opportunities
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
Good computer skills, including using the internet and file management
An interest in learning more about Photoshop
An interest in design and colour
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Our graduates go onto roles like: graphic designer with the Diploma of Graphic Design.
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Statement of Attainment in Photoshop Foundations does not have any pre-requisite courses.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
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