Catalog 2016-2017 
    
    Sep 23, 2018  
Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MMDP 162 Photoshop III

4 credits
Advanced use of PhotoShop, integrated with Illustrator and other graphics programs. Emphasis will be placed on and defining and interpreting client needs and creating compelling images that demonstrate integration of compatible software.

Prerequisites: MMDP 241 , MMDP 242 .

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Interpret a project brief to address client needs
  • Design and produce effective projects using multiple graphics software programs, identifying which components originate in which software
  • Identify best practices for choosing formats and resolution when combining content from multiple graphics programs
  • Demonstrate mastery of layers, channels, and selection/masking tools
  • Create realistic textures, patterns, and painterly effects
  • Use filters and visual effects to achieve artistic effect
  • Import/export art between Photoshop and related graphics applications such as Illustrator, Flash