This course introduces students to the artistic and technical platform of video editing using Adobe Premiere. The course starts with an overview of the software interface, basic editing tools, and roles of a video editor. Along with learning how to use the software, students will become familiar with editing styles and the post production work flow, through assignments and handouts provided during the course. Upon completion of the course, students will have the basic skill set to build successful and presentable sequences with video clips provided and exported to compressed video files for upload to various online mediums.
$517.70 - $526.27 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.
VIDEO COHORT TERM 1: This course is part of a bundled group of 3 courses – BCST 1180, Introduction to Video Editing, BCST 1225 Video Project Planning, and BCST 1260 Professional Video Camera Operations. In order to register for this section, you must be accepted into the COHORT. Contact Angelina_Shine@bcit.ca with your student number. PLEASE NOTE: Anyone absent for more than 10% of any of the three Cohort courses will not be permitted to continue.
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Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:
Define roles of a video editor.
Successfully navigate the Adobe Premiere interface.
Organize desktop media.
Explain efficient post-production work flow.
Demonstrate basic sound mixing and sound editing skills.
Identify correct focal lengths, pacing, and continuity for particular types of editing projects.
Use basic editing tools.
Demonstrate basic transitions, effects, and title creations.
Build successful sequences and scenes.
Export media in various formats.
Effective as of Spring/Summer 2013
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