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Computer Graphics

  • Computer Graphics is a course for the beginner interested in the world of photo manipulation and graphic design.  Students taking this course will learn how to use and work with Adobe Photoshop CS6 and Adobe Illustrator CS6.  During this 20 week class, students will design logos, create flyers, business cards, advertisements, labels, and artwork for 3 dimensional package design.  The class will also explore various aspects of photo manipulation and special effects imaging.

    Weeks 1-2:
    Learning Objectives: Students will be able to:
    1. Learn how to use the various tools in the tool bar menu in Adobe Photoshop CS6.  2. Create multiple types of selections with various selection tools. 3. Work with the color palette in order to create designs. 4. Learn about short cuts, hot key commands.