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Adobe Premiere Pro Basics

If you want to know more about editing short form video, this course enables you to get up and running with your first video project using Adobe Premiere Pro.

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Course Summary

Subject Area: Creative Media (Moving Image and Audio) and Digital Multi-Media
Adult and Community
Location: Joseph Wright Centre
Full Time or Part Time: PT
Level: N/A
Number Of Years:
Interview Required?: N
Weeks: 5
Hours: 2.00
Start: Flexible
Joseph Wright Centre

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Course Information for Students

The course is designed to inform and inspire beginners who are new to video production and editing.

No formal qualifications are required and you do not need to have any experience with video production or editing. 

You will be equipped with the basic skills you need, from organising media to finalising a project, with detailed instructions covering every step in between. 

You will learn how to edit short form video content including:

  • how to navigate your way around the Premiere Pro interface
  • how to correctly set up the timeline for projects to enable you to import and organise your video files and assets
  • how to cut a clip and piece together clips in the timeline
  • incorporating copyright-free audio to your video
  • adding text/titles, transitions and effects
  • manipulating clip speed and correcting colour
  • how to export your video to share on social media

All sessions will take place face to face, where you will be guided through a series of practical tasks.

Full access to Adobe Creative Cloud will be provided for the duration of the course.  You are encouraged to supply your own video content to be used during sessions.

Please note: the course is focused on the basics of editing video content. Sessions will not be dedicated to filming video content.

No formal assessments will take place. 
You will be guided through sessions to create a short promotional video based on practical exercises. 

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Career Information

This course could lead to one of these careers...

TV, Video and Audio Engineers


TV, Video and Audio Engineers

Photographers, Audio-visual and Broadcasting Equipment Operators


Photographers, Audio-visual and Broadcasting Equipment Operators

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Course Information Last Updated On: November 28, 2022 11:54 am