Software Training Falmouth University

Entire
2017-18 Schedule

bite size courses
There are 10 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.

There is a enrolement fee for these courses of £3.50.

digital imagery with Adobe Photoshop bitesize course

Tues 24th October

1.30-4.30

Venue:

DM IT Training Suite - Penryn Campus

Weds 6th December

2-5pm

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

Thurs 5th October

1.30-4.30

Venue:

DM IT Suite - Penryn Campus


This course will enable you to have a good understanding of what Vector is and be able to create basic vector logo.

Using one of the most powerful vector graphic applications.


Level of literacy: No knowledge of Ilustrator is needed





indesign bitesize

Tuesday 3rd October

1.15-4.15

Venue:

DM IT Training Suite - Penryn Campus

Tues 5th December

1.30-4.30pm

Venue:

DM IT Training Suite - Penryn Campus


Course Content: This is a short course enabling you to learn how to create a basic layout using text and imagery in Adobe InDesign

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

Thurs 2nd November

2-5pm

Venue:

DM IT Suite - Penryn 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!


Session delivered by Vicki Weavers

Level of literacy: Basic IT literacy



Video Editing:With Premiere

Thurs 12th October

1.30-4.30

Venue:

DM IT Training Suite - Penryn Campus


A basic introduction to the powerful video editing application Adobe Premiere pro. You will learn the basics of editing and how to save your footage to the best format.


Level of literacy: A good IT literacy.



CV's with Indesign

Tuesday 21st November

1.15-4.15

Venue:

DM IT Training Suite - Penryn Campus


Your most important tool in finding a job is a CV or resume. It is easy to create a simple one using your favourite word processor, but if you want to stand out among everyone else. Learn how to use InDesign to create an eye-catching printed or electronic CV.

Level of Literacy: a basic understanding of InDesign


Intro to excel

Tues 7th November

1.15-4.15

Venue:

DM IT Training Suite - Penryn Campus


A brief introduction to the basics of using Excel to organize financial data and create an invoice. You will be able to enter data into an Excel spreadsheet, sort and organize information and create an invoice.


Level of literacy: Basic / no knowledge of Excel needed


Creating Patterns in Photoshop and Illustrator

Tues 28th November

1.30-4.30

Venue:

Mac Suite - Falmouth Campus


Patterns are a really fun aspect of design and can be used across homewares, product design, apparel and more. Learn about creating and applying seamless pattern designs. In Vector and Rastor using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.


Level of Literacy: knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.


Digital Portfolios

Thursday 19th October

1.45-4.45

Venue:

DM IT Training Suite - Penryn Campus


Course Content: This course will enable you to create your own interactive document using InDesign. Level of literacy: You will need to have a knowledge of using InDesign (inserting, text, images and using colour)


Level of Literacy: a basic understanding of InDesign


Basic layouts Using Adobe InDesign

Tues 28th November

5-8pm

Venue:

DM IT Training Suite - Penryn Campus


Are you stuck in a rut when it comes to using images in InDesign? Is the most imaginative you get placing an image in a circle rather than a square frame?


This session will teach you to use Gridify to layout multiple images, as well as introducing you to a range of techniques to help your images ‘pop’ out of their frame.


Level of Literacy: You will need to have knowledge of InDesign (inserting text, images and using colour)