Course: Graphic Editors for Fine Arts

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Course title Graphic Editors for Fine Arts
Course code KDE/GE
Organizational form of instruction Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech, English
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Vrobel Petr, Mgr.
Course content
1. Opening lesson, task assignment. 2. Photoshop - the possibility of working with selections, mask, basics of working with color and layers. 3. Photoshop - advanced techniques for working with color, blending modes. 4. Photoshop - advanced techniques for working with layers, masks, clipping groups. 5. Photoshop - retouching photographs. 6. Illustrator - basics of creating objects (strokes, fills). 7. Illustrator - Basics transformation of objects and work with color. 8. Illustrator - working with layers. 9. The combination of Photoshop and Illustrator programs. 10. - 13. Prepress and printing. This subject more deeply and comprehensively discusses and practices the basics of graphic material object editors for artistic creation, and expands the area of ??prepress preparation and printing. Acquired knowledge and skills to further extend the practical tasks of teaching studio.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture with practical applications, Multimedia supported teaching, One-to-One tutorial, Skills demonstration, Individual study, Lecture with visual aids, Practicum
  • Undergraduate study programme term essay (20-40) - 40 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 39 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
Previous knowledge of the fundamentals of graphic editors.
learning outcomes
Student will have basic knowledge of graphic editors for creative work in vectors and bitmaps graphic programs (Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator), including prepress and print preparation.
teaching methods
Lecture with visual aids
Practicum
Multimedia supported teaching
Skills demonstration
Individual study
One-to-One tutorial
Lecture with practical applications
assessment methods
Skills demonstration during practicum
Seminar work
Individual presentation at a seminar
Continuous assessment
Recommended literature
  • Frost, Lee. Kreativní fotografie od A do Z : více než 70 detailně popsaných fotografických technik. Vyd. 1. Brno : Computer Press, 2003. ISBN 80-251-0086-3.
  • Kadavý, Dušan. Adobe Illustrator 10 : oficiální výukový kurz.
  • Vlach, Martin; Švéda, Petr. Adobe InDesign 2 : uživatelská příručka. Vyd. 1. Praha : Computer Press, 2002. ISBN 80-7226-750-7.
  • Willmore, Ben. Velká kniha k Adobe Photoshop 7.0 : manuál k programu a škola výtvarných technik. 1. vyd. Praha : Computer Press, 2002. ISBN 80-7226-745-0.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art Illustration and Graphic Art, specialization Comics and Illustration for Children (4) Art and applied art 1 Winter
Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art Illustration and Graphic Art, specialization Graphic Design (3) Art and applied art 1 Winter
Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art Illustration and Graphic Art, specialization Visual Communication (4) Art and applied art 1 Winter
Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art Design, specialization Product Design (3) Art and applied art 1 Winter
Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art Illustration and Graphic Art, specialization Graphic Design (4) Art and applied art 1 Winter
Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art Multimedia Design, specialization Applied Photography (3) Art and applied art 1 Winter
Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art Illustration and Graphic Art, specialization Media and Didactic Illustration (4) Art and applied art 1 Winter
Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art Illustration and Graphic Art, specialization Book Design and Paper Shaping (3) Art and applied art 1 Winter
Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art Design, specialization Furniture and Interior Design (4) Art and applied art 1 Winter
Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art Illustration and Graphic Art, specialization Media and Didactic Illustration (3) Art and applied art 1 Winter
Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art Illustration and Graphic Art, specialization Visual Communication (3) Art and applied art 1 Winter
Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art Illustration and Graphic Art, specialization Comics and Illustration for Children (3) Art and applied art 1 Winter