Intro To Adobe Photoshop, Indesign And Illustrator

This Introductory course will help you to understand the basics of Adobes Creative Suite. Take a tour and try out the 3 main programmes: Photoshop for images, Illustrator for design and InDesign for desktop publishing. Find out what they do and who uses them so you can choose which ones suit your needs for employment or personal use and progress to specialist courses.

If you would like enrol at the concession rate, please request and complete your enrolment by contacting: or calling 020 7269 6000 Mon- Thu

Who is this course for

This course is ideal for those who are new to Adobe Suite of applications and require an overview of key features. You will be comfortable with using a Windows PC, opening and closing applications, browsing the web and working with a keyboard and mouse

What does this course cover

Familiarity with the Adobe Suite interface

Understand what each application is used for Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator

' Gain hands on experience of using Adobe applications
' Be able to create and save your first files
' Create some basic Photoshop, Illustrator In Design features

What will it be like

Teaching will be approached in various conventions to suit a variety of students which you will be able to assess your learning comfortably. i.e Observation, discussion and practical

What else do you need to buy or do

No materials required
Upon completion of day course to take materials home and repeat for practice purposes

What this course could lead to

This course could lead to longer courses on Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver or other IT and compuing classes.

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Got a Question about this Course?

Contact The Departmental Administrator.

Why choose Mary Ward?

Mary Ward Centre is the adult education centre with a difference. We provide a wide range of subjects for people at all levels and run courses during the day, evening and weekends to suit your timetable. You can learn face to face at one of our centres (Bloomsbury or Waterloo) or take an online course

Get inspired and enjoy excellent teaching in an environment where each individual’s learning experience is valued. That’s what makes Mary Ward Centre ‘the friendly place to learn.’