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Avid: Media Composer - Fundamentals I (MC101)

Module code MC101
Duration Two days
Attendance Full-time
Fees £569


Aimed at producers, editors and assistant editors, this two-day course provides a comprehensive introduction to the range of editing features available within Media Composer. The interactive nature of this course allows you to put into practice what you learn before sitting the Avid Certified Assessment Exam at the end of the course.

Avid solutions are used to create the most listened to, watched and loved media in the world. The certified Avid courses we offer equip budding media enthusiasts and seasoned professionals with the skills required to harness Avid’s powerful technology with proficiency.

When training with us you can expect exceptional teaching from seasoned industry practitioners, an award-winning learning environment, and access to all the latest technology and equipment.

This course has been accredited by Avid.

What's included

  • You'll receive tuition from certified trainers with in-depth industry knowledge
  • You'll have access to an individual workstation equipped with Mac Pro, iMac or HP Z440
  • All course-related materials are included
  • You will be able to take the Avid Certified 101 examination at the end of the course.

Course content

This course will cover the following areas:

  • Starting a project
  • Basic editing
  • Refining the edit
  • Packaging and output
  • Project organisation
  • Building a scene
  • Trimming dialogue
  • Reworking a scene
  • Mixing sequence audio
  • Approval and output
  • Technical fundamentals.

Upon completion of this course, you will have a full understanding of Media Composer’s professional editing system. This course will also help prepare you for Avid’s User Level Certification.

How to apply

To enrol on this course, you must have basic knowledge of Mac OS X, computer navigation and editing language.

For further information about this course and the next teaching dates, please email our Digital Media Workshop team.