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Computer Education at the Science Museum of Minnesota: Class Series Details

Class Series Details

Below are the descriptions, prerequisites, schedule, and cost for the class(es) within this class series.

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Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop is a professional image editing software used to improve, enhance, and modify photographs.

Features taught in these classes apply to most versions of Photoshop.


Part 1 - Introduction

Prerequisites: Experience using a computer.

Class Topics:

  • Learning the tools - how and when to use
  • Selection techniques
  • Enhancing and manipulating photos
  • Understanding size, resolution, color mode, and file formats

Date Time Location Fee  
Wed, Jan 9, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Mon, Feb 4, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Wed, Mar 6, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Wed, Apr 3, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00


Part 2 - Introduction

Prerequisites: Photoshop Part 1 or equivalent experience.

Class Topics:

  • Additional selection techniques
  • Transformations: scale, rotate, skew
  • Basic use of the History panel
  • Introduction to layers
  • Basic color
  • Rulers, guides, and grids

Date Time Location Fee  
Wed, Jan 9, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Mon, Feb 4, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Wed, Mar 6, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Wed, Apr 3, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00


Part 3 - Intermediate

Prerequisites: Photoshop Parts 1 and 2 or equivalent experience.

Class Topics:

  • Advanced selection techniques
  • Clipping paths
  • Additional History panel features
  • Action panel

Date Time Location Fee  
Mon, Feb 11, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Wed, Apr 10, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00


Part 4 - Color Adjustments & Special Effects

Prerequisites: Photoshop Parts 1 and 2 or equivalent experience.

Class Topics:

  • Color enhancement options
  • Levels and Curves
  • Using adjustment layers
  • Filters and lighting effects
  • Merging multiple images

Date Time Location Fee  
Mon, Feb 11, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Wed, Apr 10, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00