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Course Details & Registration Information

Adobe After Effects CC
Available Classes
    Section Location Begin Date End Date Instructor Price Seats Available/Total Seats
234773 Face-to-Face Online Instruction 10/27/2020 11/24/2020 Z. Beard $179.00 17/20
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
Anyone who wants to learn the fundamentals of Adobe After Effects.
This software program, widely used in television and film to create motion graphics and special effects, allows users to create video, online content, and presentations. This course will show participants how to use basic animation, use 3D images, and apply advanced editing techniques.
Course Objectives
  1. Create Basic Animation Using Effects and Presets
  2. Animate Layers
  3. Create Motion Graphics Templates
  4. Use 3D Features
Outline of Instruction
  1. Getting to Know the Workflow
  2. Creating a Basic Animation Using Effects and Presets
  3. Animating Text
  4. Working with Shape Layers
  5. Animating a Multimedia Presentation
  6. Animating Layers
  7. Working with Masks
  8. Distorting Objects with the Puppet Tools
  9. Using the Roto Brush Tool
  10. Performing Color Correction
  11. Creating Motion Graphics Templates
  12. Using 3D Features
  13. Working with the 3D Camera Tracker
  14. Advanced Editing Techniques
Contact Hours
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
CE to CU Articulation
Ability to navigate the Microsoft Windows environment and type 35 words per minute.
Text and Supplies Needed
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of at least 70% of course material taught.
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
Anyone who wants to learn the fundamentals of Adobe After Effects.
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
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Course Contact Information
Jennifer Simmons-Bage