Introduction to Adobe Premiere

Course Description

Adobe Premiere is the editing software of choice for filmmakers from the hobbyist to industry professionals. If you are shooting film or video or working with any Adobe software product, then mastering Adobe Premiere will open the door to editing, effects, sound and graphics. Over two Saturday’s this hands-on beginner’s level film editing course teaches learners to perform editing functions, while becoming familiar with the user interface. No previous knowledge of Adobe Premiere is required.

Location: Online/Camden

Course Content

Film Editing with Adobe Premiere Course Content
• Viewing Projects in the Timeline
• Understanding trimming
• Importing media/Importing from a camera
• Adding music and sound effects
• Building a rough cut
• Working with Titles
• Changing edited clips
• Effects and enhancing colour
• Working with storylines
• Video, audio effects, transitions
• Removing clip selections and adding gaps
• Exporting different files types
• Publishing to video sharing sites

Teaching and Learning Methods

Through instructor led demonstrations and exercises you will learn how to edit a short promotional video or film using a variety of media, adding video effects and titles and finally exporting your finished video. All media resources will be provided, although you are also welcome to bring your own videos, stills, etc.

Resources used within each lesson are available for learners on our online learning platform, iLearn.

Independent Learning

There is no formal homework, however, your tutor may discuss ideas with you individually to help extend your study and for ongoing independent projects.


There is no exam or formal assessment for this course. However, you will work with your tutor to identify your aims at the beginning of the session and will receive one to one feedback throughout as well as sharing outcomes at the end of the course.

Qualification you will achieve

There is no formal qualification attached to this course but you can receive a Certificate of Completion from the college on request.

Next Steps and Progression

For more information please contact the Learner Services Team on: 020 7255 4700 or email:

Additional Information

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Additional Learning Support

Teachers are supported to ensure their materials are inclusive to meet all learners needs. Provision of assistive equipment is available and access support can be provided through reasonable adjustments, subject to an assessment by the ALS team and/or the Disability Officer. Digital Learning support is available in the Learning Centre at our Camden site. Careers advice and guidance is also available to all learners.

Additional Costs

WM College provides all the basic materials and equipment you will need to complete the course. Your tutor will advise you where you can buy materials or equipment to extend your study, should you wish.

The College also provides additional financial support through the Discretionary Learner Support Fund (DLSF); however there are eligibility criteria that applies. Please refer to the DLSF policy which can be found at the main reception.
44 Crowndale Road
Tel: 020 7255 4700
7 Leighton Place
Tel: 020 7241 8572