Northern School of Animation

Video Editing Course

At the Northern School of Animation, our Video Editing course provides students with the essential skills and techniques needed to become proficient video editors. Through hands-on training with industry-standard software and practical projects, students will learn how to craft compelling narratives, enhance visual storytelling, and bring their creative vision to life through the art of editing.

Course Curriculum:

Introduction to Video Editing
  • Overview of the role of the video editor in the filmmaking process.
  • Understanding the basics of video formats, resolutions, and codecs.
  • Introduction to industry-standard editing software such as Adobe Premiere Pro and Final Cut Pro.
Editing Fundamentals
  • Non-linear editing principles and techniques.
  • Working with timelines, sequences, and bins.
  • Basic editing tools and keyboard shortcuts.
Advanced Editing Techniques
  • Transitions and effects: cuts, fades, wipes, and more.
  • Audio editing and sound design: syncing, mixing, and adding music and sound effects.
  • Color correction and color grading to enhance visual aesthetics.
Storytelling through Editing
  • Understanding narrative structure and pacing.
  • Techniques for building tension, emotion, and engagement through editing.
  • Analyzing and deconstructing scenes from films and other media.
Specialized Editing
  • Editing for different platforms and formats: broadcast, web, social media, etc.
  • Multi-camera editing for live events and productions.
  • Creating trailers, promos, and marketing videos.
Project-Based Learning
  • Hands-on editing projects covering various genres and styles.
  • Collaborative editing exercises with other students.
  • Portfolio development showcasing student work.

Career opportunities:

Graduates of the Video Editing course at the Northern School of Animation are prepared for a variety of exciting career opportunities, including:

  • Video Editor
  • Assistant Editor
  • Post-production Coordinator
  • Motion Graphics Designer
  • Film and Television Producer
  • Content Creator for online platforms

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