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This course is a beginning level focused on learning raster and vector based graphic design applications. Students will learn to use Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. They will gain experience in basic image manipulation skills and creating images digitally, while gaining a foundation for the study of advanced art and graphic design topics. Emphasis is placed on mastering the fundamentals of file management, scanning, color management, photo retouching, imaging, special effects and filters and masks.
There is NO required textbook for this course.
The software changes often and very quickly. It is best to learn how to problem solve via internet (Adobe) sources. You are more than welcome to purchase "quick start" guides if you prefer having a hard copy.
Proper file names must be as follows:
(assignment id) underscore (term+year) underscore (Last name+First initial)