Course Details

  • Are you interested in a career in the creative media industries, but still want to explore the wide range of options of available?

    The aim of this eight-week, part-time, evening course is to enable you to learn the key tools in Photoshop that will help you to enhance your work and get to grips of this powerful tool. This will enable you to approach your own projects with more confidence and creativity.
    Taught from a photography perspective, the course will cover a range of styles such as portrait, landscape and fashion. You will then move on using masks, controlling exposure and the creative use of colour tone.

  • ll you will need to do this course is a passion for photography and basic computer skills.

  • The course will be informally assessed to ensure you understand the techniques that are being taught. There will be no formal graded assignments.

  • Once you’ve completed this course, you may want to undertake a more specific photography courses such as An Introduction to DSLR Photography to develop your skills even further.
    You can then continue to enhance your knowledge to a higher level, developing your abilities and expertise to secure your dream job in the industry.
    There are a huge number of roles to follow, with career opportunities in the media sector that range from editors and producers to designers and artists. Look at potential careers here !

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  • The cost of this course is £200.00. If you have any further queries, please contact us on 03333 222 444 or

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  • Do you have a burning question about this course, or would you like to know more about the qualification you’ll receive and how it will help your career?

    Our course enquiries team is on hand to help you understand any details and answer any questions – whether it’s about applying for the course or finding out about finance. Just get in touch here!

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In one of The Manchester College’s 19 Centres of Excellence you’ll develop the skills and gain the qualifications that you need to take the next steps towards your dream career.

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