Photoshop Introduction

A full day workshop using the industry standard photo editing application Adobe Photoshop for modifying and editing images.

Key content

  • Introduction to the Photoshop Workspace, Tools, Panels, Navigation
  • Adjustment Layers: it's all about non-destructive editing
  • Image Layers and Text Layers
  • Feathering and Anti-aliasing
  • The Focus and Toning Tools
  • Using Smart Objects
  • The Transformation Tools
  • Resize and Crop Images
  • Learn how to use the Selection tools
  • Clone Stamp and Healing tools
  • Printing and Output

Objectives

  • Understand the Photoshop Workspace and Tools
  • Learn about the different types of layers, adding special effects and filters
  • Learn to use the Selection tools
  • Work with Smart Objects and Transformations

Suitable for

New and existing users

Facilitator

Margaret Marsh

EVOLVE Capabilities

Scholarship / Professional Development

Leadership Framework dimension

Enabling People

Notes

PC and Mac computers are available on a first come, first served basis. Adobe Photoshop CC 2015 is used.

Cost

Free for University of Auckland and UniServices staff
Free for University of Auckland postgraduate students
$250+GST for others

Dates, times and venues for 2017

Session dates for July onwards will be posted here in early June.

January - March 2017                                                    

Registration is now open for the following sessions:

Thursday, 9 February 2017, 9.30am-4pm 
Room 305, Level 3, Building 620, 49 Symonds Street, City Campus

Tuesday, 14 March 2017, 9.30am-4pm 
Room 305, Level 3, Building 620, 49 Symonds Street, City Campus

April - June 2017

Registration is now open for all University of Auckland and UniServices staff.

Registration for all others opens on 1 March 2017. Please contact us from this date to request registration. Please note registrations will be processed on a first come first served basis.

Tuesday, 11 April 2017, 9.30am-4pm
Room 305, Level 3, Building 620, 49 Symonds Street, City Campus

Tuesday, 2 May 2017, 9.30am-4pm
Room 305, Level 3, Building 620, 49 Symonds Street, City Campus

Tuesday, 20 June 2017, 9.30am-4pm
Room 305, Level 3, Building 620, 49 Symonds Street, City Campus

To enrol (University of Auckland Staff Only)

You can enrol through Career Tools.

  1. Visit Career Tools.
  2. Enter the course title e.g. Word Intermediate in the search box in the top right hand corner.  
  3. Click on the title of the course you would like to attend from the list.
  4. Find the session you would like to attend in the list at the bottom and click on Request to register.

If you do not have access to Career Tools, please contact the Staff Service Centre at 86000 or email Staff Service Centre

If you can no longer attend this session, please withdraw immediately using Career Tools by clicking Withdraw under My Actions against the respective session or go to Learn > View Your Training Record and select Withdraw from the drop-down menu to the right of the respective session. No shows and late cancellations may incur a fee. Please see our Cancellation Policy for details.

To enrol (all others)

Please refer to the enrolment instructions on the How to enrol page.