Pro Series: FCP 200: Comprehensive Study of Final Cut Pro X®
Learn the Latest Version of Apple’s® Industry-Standard Editing Software
Final Cut Pro X® is a revolutionary update to Apple’s® video-editing software suite Final Cut®. This hands-on course teaches you how to perform basic editing functions while becoming familiar with its unique user interface. FCP 200 is a five-day class, allowing for comprehensive coverage of the subject.
You’ll learn everything from basic organization and editing—working with video and audio, titles and effects—in order to finish and share your projects. Students will use a variety of different types of media, from documentary to narrative fiction. You will also have the opportunity to edit your own personal project and are encouraged to bring your own FCP-compatible media.
This course is based on Digital Media Academy’s FCP 101: Introduction to Final Cut Pro X® course. However, the lessons are covered in five days, providing more comprehensive coverage of the material and time for individualized one-on-one instruction.
What You’ll Learn: FCP 200: Comprehensive Study of Final Cut Pro X®
|Course Content||Software Used|
• Creating keyword and smart collections to organize media
• Using the magnetic timeline for an exceptionally fast, fluid new way to edit
• Combining multiple elements into a single compound clip
• Fine-tuning clips in the timeline with the Precision Editor
• Comparing alternate shots from a collection of clips using Auditions
• Applying effects, transitions & retiming clips
• Finishing and final output
Digital Media Academy may slightly vary curriculum to better fit the needs/expertise level of a given class.
Who Should Attend: FCP 200: Comprehensive Study of Final Cut Pro X®Open to Advanced Teens (15 & Older), College Students and Adult Learners | Beginner – Intermediate
This course is designed for filmmakers and editors looking to edit professional-quality video with Final Cut Pro X® or anyone who prefers hands-on and interactive instruction to learn Final Cut Pro X® functionality.
Course may vary slightly based on student expertise & class interest. All students work on their own personal projects, which they keep.
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Questions about a course or additional weeks at DMA? Ready to register? Please call 866.656.3342 for more information and to speak with a Guest Experience Representative.
2013 Fees & Additional Options:
|Tuition||$1,425||1 Week, Mon-Fri||Lunch not included|
|Lunch Plan (for non-residential students)||add $65||1 Week, Mon-Fri||5 lunches|
To view all options, including weekend stays, visit our Options & Fees page.