This is an intermediate course in techniques of graphic communication using Adobe Photoshop for architectural design representation. The general course goal is to provide intermediate level of skills in architectural rendering in digital media. This course is designed to prepare students with graphics skills to digitally render a small residential-scale project from provided line drawings. Adobe Photoshop will be used to render plan, site plan, elevation, section, and 3D views for representation. Techniques include adding surface texture, environment, entourage, and foreground background.
Prerequisites: High school diploma or enrolled in high school. Working knowledge of computers and access to computer and Internet are required. Laptop with Photoshop installed is required.