What does Photoshop do?

Understanding the interface
Lets get familiar with the Tools panel
Switching tools using the keyboard    
Dark or Light Interface
Navigating your image      
Navigating tabs and windows    
Panels and workspaces    
Zooming in and zooming out     
Scrolling and panning images         

Opening and setting-up a document
Opening from files from Windows and Mac
Opening from Photoshop
An overview of Bridge          
Closing images

Digital imaging fundamentals    
Image size and resolution    
The Image Size command    
Resolution standards    
Upsampling and what happens when you do    
Changing the print size    
Downsampling for print  and web    
Best practices

Crop and straighten
The new and improved Crop tool    
Straightening a crooked image    
Using the Perspective Crop tool
Automatically Cropping and Straightening scanned images
The Rule of Thirds
Extending images
Extending the canvas
Using Content Aware Extend
Using Content Aware Fill
Using Content Aware Scale

Adjusting image Brightness
The Auto commands    
Adjustments using Brightness/Contrast
Adjustments using Levels
Adjustments using Curves
Working non-destructively with adjustment layers   

Adjusting colours
Assessing an image
Identifying a colour cast and how to correct it
Correcting a colour cast automatically    
Changing the colour balance using levels
Changing the colour balance using colour balance

Scale, rotate, skew and warp
Meet the transformations
Transformation and Smart Objects

Undo and history panel
Utilising the History Panel

What are selections and why we use them?
The Marquee tools    
Getting to know the Lasso tools    
Magic Wand and Quick Mask tools  
Adding to and subtracting from Selections
Modifying Selections   
Saving and Loading Selections

Understanding what a mask is and does
Working with Layer Masks 

Basic retouching
Using the Spot Healing Brush    
Using the Healing Brush
Using the Patch Tool
Clone Stamp tool 

The layer basics
The Background  
Using a layer mask instead of deleting pixels
Naming, hiding, creating, and deleting layers
Altering the stacking order of layers   

Basic brushes
An overview of brushes and the Brushes panel
Brush size and hardness  

Saving your work  
Saving images to PSD    
Saving images to TIFF    
File Formats and which to use
Best practises
Using the Save For Web utility
The Colour Modes explained

Working with text
Horizontal and Vertical type tools
Customising font properties