Certificate course in Audio n video editing

Become the best version of yourself

Creating a comprehensive video editing course involves covering a range of topics, from basic editing techniques to advanced video effects and industry-standard software. Here's a suggested course outline for a Video Editing course

Module 1: Introduction to Video Editing

  1. Overview of video editing
  2. Importance of video editing in various industries
  3. Understanding the video editing workflow
  4. Introduction to popular video editing software.

Module 2: Video Editing Basics

  1. Interface navigation and customization
  2. Importing and organizing media
  3. Basic editing tools and techniques
  4. Timeline manipulation and editing shortcuts

Module 3: Timeline Editing Techniques

  1. Cut, copy, paste, and delete operations
  2. Adding and removing clips
  3. Trimming and splitting clips
  4. Ripple, roll, and slip editing

Module 4: Transitions and Effects

  1. Adding transitions between clips
  2. Applying video and audio effects
  3. Adjusting clip speed and duration
  4. Working with keyframes for animation

Module 5: Color Correction and Grading

  1. Importance of color correction
  2. Adjusting brightness, contrast, and saturation
  3. Color grading techniques
  4. Working with LUTs (Look-Up Tables)

Module 6: Audio Editing and Mixing

  1. Importing and organizing audio files
  2. Adjusting audio levels and panning
  3. Adding and editing audio effects
  4. Working with soundtracks and voiceovers

Module 7: Titles and Graphics

  1. Adding text and titles to videos
  2. Creating and customizing lower-thirds
  3. Importing and working with graphics
  4. Motion graphics and animated titles

Module 8: Advanced Editing Techniques

  1. Multi-camera editing
  2. Nested sequences and compound clips
  3. Syncing audio and video
  4. Advanced timeline manipulation

Module 9: Working with Different Video Formats

  1. Understanding video codecs and formats
  2. Importing and exporting videos in different resolutions
  3. Optimizing videos for online platforms
  4. Exporting videos for various devices

Module 10: Special Effects and Motion Graphics

  1. Introduction to visual effects (VFX)
  2. Green screen (chroma key) techniques
  3. Working with masks and mattes
  4. Creating motion graphics and animations

Module 11: Project-Based Exercises

  1. Editing a short film
  2. Creating a promotional video
  3. Editing a music video
  4. Documentary editing project

Module 12: Collaboration and Workflow Efficiency

  1. Collaborative editing in team projects
  2. Media management and file organization
  3. Backup and version control
  4. Tips for a more efficient editing workflow

Module 13: Industry Practices and Trends

  1. Industry standards and best practices
  2. Staying updated with the latest tools and techniques
  3. Networking and job opportunities in the industry
  4. Q&A and discussion sessions

Module 14: Portfolio Development and Showcase

  1. Building a professional video editing portfolio
  2. Showcasing edited projects
  3. Presentation techniques for job applications and freelance work
  4. Peer review and final project showcase
Softwares: Premere pro, Aftereffects, Audition

Duration: 3 Months