Brief description of the course
Introduction to computer graphics. Basics of use of pixel graphics program (Adobe Photoshop) and layout graphics program (InDesign) is learned through practical tasks. Image processing: file formats, colour adjustment, layers, masking. Layout: creating documents, use of fonts, text formatting, adding pictures. Print settings and materials.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- can use digital image processing and editing;
- can use text and images in designing layout;
- can use principles of composition in computer graphics.