Course Details and Schedule

This course is a practical introduction to the creation of a video. You will have the opportunity to shoot and edit video footage and be shown techniques which can make a short video stand out from the crowd.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • Preparing a shoot
  • Shooting video
  • Uploading your video footage
  • Using a video editor
  • Working with a timeline
  • Titling
  • Transitions
  • Exporting your project
Course information
Intended audience Beginners in video making who might be interested in creating a short video for YouTube, Vimeo, or similar.
Prior knowledge No prior knowledge is needed although attendance on Digital media: Planning, producing and filming a short video would be useful.
Resources A course book must be purchased when you attend the course (included in the Cost below)
Software Windows XP, MovieMaker, Mac OSX Mountain Lion, iMovie 11
Format Presentation, practical exercises and some group work
Where next? Digital media: Planning, producing and filming a short video

Course provider: IT Learning Programme


Frequency: Every term. Express an interest in future dates for this course.