Software Training Falmouth University
bite size courses
There are many short bitesize/taster courses to enable you to gain the basics of applications and understand what they are used for, if they're right for you.

We will offer further courses throughout the year.
All term time courses are mixed with Undergrads except Outlook and Onenote

Please Contact us if you would like further information about the below courses at softwaretraining@falmouth.ac.uk


digital imagery with Adobe Photoshop bitesize course

Tues 10th July

9.30-12.30

Venue:

DM IT Training Suite - Penryn Campus


Understand how to fully control the quality of a digital image.

You will be able to use the image size dialogue box in Photoshop and understand how to preserve the quality of your digital images.


Level of literacy: Basic / no knowledge of Photoshop needed


Illustrator Bitesize Course

Tues 10th July

1.30-4.30

Venue:

DM IT Suite - Penryn Campus


This half-day beginners course is designed to equip you with the skills needed to create stunning graphics using Adobe Illustrator. You'll learn how to use Illustrator's tools to design vector graphics and printable documents and work with colours and layers.

Using one of the most powerful vector graphic applications.

Level of literacy: No knowledge of Ilustrator is needed


indesign bitesize

Weds 11th July

1.30-4.30pm

Venue:

DM IT Training Suite - Penryn Campus


This half-day beginners course is designed to equip you with the skills needed to create page layouts with text and images using Adobe InDesign.

You'll learn the fundamental features and essential tools of InDesign, and the best way to use these to create brochures, newsletters, flyers and other page designs.

This is ideal for anyone who hasn't used InDesign before and would like to learn the basics or have a taster of InDesign.


wordpress

Weds 11th July

9.30-12.30

Venue:

Seminar E - Falmouth Campus


Learn how to master wordpress and understand what Wordpress can do. 24% of all websites are made using Wordpress!


It's not just a blog!


Level of literacy: Basic IT literacy



Video Editing:With Premiere

Mon 9th July

1.30-4.30

Venue:

Seminar E - Falmouth Campus


A basic introduction to the powerful video editing application Adobe Premiere pro.

You will learn the basics of video editing, adding effects and how to save your footage to the best format.



Level of literacy: A good IT literacy.


Outlook bitesize course

Tues 26th June

9.30-12

Venue:

Penryn - DM IT Training Suite

It's important to use Outlook as effectively as possible.

This course is designed to enable you to use Outlook to manage and save time by understanding the best and most efficient ways to organise your emails and use your calendar.


This will be taught on a PC, many of the functions are available on Outlook for Mac.

Level of Literacy: You will need to have a basic knowledge of outlook


Digital Portfolios

Thursday 12th July

1.30-4.30

Venue:

Seminar E - Falmouth Campus


This half-day course will enable you to create your own interactive documents using Adobe InDesign.

You'll learn how to leverage InDesign's interactive features to produce engaging content without the need for web programming skills. Digitise your professional portfolio or make long documents more exciting by adding navigation, multimedia and links to other content on the web.

Who is this course for?

This course is for anyone who wants to learn more about creating interactive documents. You'll need some prior knowledge of InDesign (inserting text and images and using colour) or have attended our Introduction to InDesign course.


Level of Literacy: a basic understanding of InDesign