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CAEL2102: Digital Editing for Film and Video

This unit of study aims to equip you with a conceptual understanding and technical expertise in the use of digital editing for film and video projects. You will be introduced to the use of software programs such as Adobe Creative Suite to explain how to edit video files into a project and how moving images can be transformed over time in combination with text, masks, filters, effects and sound. You will learn how to edit and master in Adobe Premiere Pro through an intensive series of tutorials film/video screenings and practical studio workshops. This will culminate in the production of a studio project, developed in consultation with your teacher.

Code CAEL2102
Academic unit Sydney College of the Arts
Credit points 6
12 credit points at 1000 level in the Visual Arts major or 12 credit points at 1000 level Studio Foundation units in the Bachelor of Visual Arts

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. conceive, plan and realise 2 short video works that demonstrate competency in the use of Adobe Premiere Pro
  • LO2. critically analyse and problem solve through the production process of video editing
  • LO3. demonstrate appropriate and proficient use of Adobe Premiere Pro
  • LO4. critically evaluate aesthetics, information & narratives in an ethical and culturally sensitive manner
  • LO5. critically understand a range of different approaches to moving image practice and engage with related theoretical and cultural debates.

Unit outlines

Unit outlines will be available 2 weeks before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.