Information Technology

The Non-Credit Computer Education Department delivers basic and advanced technology training so you can learn a new skill or earn an industry-recognized credential to level up to your next job. 

Many non-degree IT courses align with Wake Tech’s IT degree programs, which means you can take certain “non-degree” course and still earn college credits for that course, if you enroll in a qualifying degree program.

CompTIA, Cisco, Cybersecurity, Open Technologies Professional Skills Development (1 to 3-day classes)
Office Technology Software Programming
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Course Details & Registration Information

Adobe Premiere Pro Introduction
Available Classes
Not currently offered.
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
This course is intended for anyone who wants to develop or refine and improve their skills to edit video using Adobe Premiere Pro.
This course will teach the basics of video editing using Adobe Premiere Pro, video import, export, and editing. Learn the components and function of a video camera, pre-production and production considerations, integrating photographs, graphics, titles and text, animation and audio, and rendering and outputting digital video.
Course Objectives
  1. Gain knowledge of using Adobe Premiere Pro tools to import files, edit and render projects and export video.
Outline of Instruction
  1. Getting to know Premiere Pro editing tools and environment
  2. Theory of editing and best practices
  3. Setting up and organizing media
  4. Basic editing
  5. Refining the edit
  6. Additional editing and organizing techniques
  7. Basic audio editing
  8. Manipulating clip speed
  9. Basic color correction
  10. Working with titles
  11. Working with stills and graphics
  12. Working with effects
Contact Hours
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
CE to CU Articulation
Text and Supplies Needed
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
  3. Requirements for successful completion of this class:
    Demonstrate an understanding of at least 70% of course material taught. If a student has extenuating circumstances causing absences greater than 10% of the class time, the student must make arrangements with the instructor to provide evidence of keeping up with the class material and making up the work, exercises, and projects missed; or demonstrate competency in the course objectives. Students with irregular attendance, less than 90% attendance, or inability to demonstrate competency will receive a grade of NG (no grade).
  4. Refund requests and withdrawals must be made in writing by the student (NO EXCEPTIONS).
     A 100-percent refund shall be made if the student officially withdraws from the class before the first class meeting by submitting a written request.
     A 75-percent refund shall be made if the student officially withdraws from the class prior to or on the 10-percent date of scheduled hours, provided that the class has not completed the 10-percent scheduled hours.
     Community school, facility, and lab fees are not refundable.
     A full refund shall be made for classes cancelled by the college. You do not have to request a refund.

    All refunds are sent from the State of North Carolina as checks to the address on file. Please be sure that your address is correct. If you need to update your address or any other information, please complete a change form well in advance of your refund, using the Wake Tech Permanent Change Form 728. It can take up to six weeks to get a refund check for a class. By law, Wake Technical Community College must submit all monies collected to the State of North Carolina. Wake Technical Community College does not keep money on hand for refunds.
  5. Transfer requests must be in writing by the student (NO EXCEPTIONS)
     Requests received after the 10-percent deadline will not be considered, and a refund will not be processed.
     Transfer to a different course is allowed up to the 10-percent point of the total number of hours for both classes.
     A student may not transfer to a course that has passed the 10-percent point.
     Anyone with questions concerning refunds or transfers should call 919-866-5800.
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Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
This course is intended for anyone who wants to develop or refine and improve their skills to edit video using Adobe Premiere Pro.
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