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ICS 123: Introduction to Audio and Video Editing (3 credits)

Course Description

This is an introductory computer course covering digital audio and video editing. This introduction to digital software includes principles of recording and editing, and preparing products for publishing to the Web. Subjects include basic editing techniques, customizing settings, capturing video and audio, and final output. The course also covers basic shooting techniques for video. (3 hours lecture)

Recommended Preparation: Intermediate computing skills including file management and common computing skill including cut,copy, paste,open/save files and web search.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Use audio and visual editing terminology.
  • Contrast differences between digital and analog terminology.
  • Incorporate different editing components to develop an effective product.
  • Compare and contrast the different modes of capturing data and various file formats.
  • Apply ethical practices in the use of multimedia.
  • Apply media best practices in recording and editing.

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