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ACI Educator Workshop Media Composer 101/110 ACM@UCO

  • Monday, July 13, 2015  -  Friday, July 17, 2015
Hello and thanks for registering for the Media Composer 101/110 Avid Educator Workshop 2015!

Avid Educators’ Workshop for Media Composer


This workshop is designed specifically for academic instructors.   Based on the MC101 and MC110 courses designed for end-user certification, this workshop will educate attendees in the core skills, workflows, and concepts involved in professional nonlinear editing on Avid Media Composer systems. In addition, attendees will also be exposed to the design and use of the course materials, and participate in discussions relating to teaching Avid in the classroom.

At the conclusion of the workshop, attendees will have the opportunity to take the Avid Media Composer Certified User exam. Successful completion of this course will certify you as an Avid Certified Instructor (ACI).  This also serves as your first step in establishing your school as an Avid Learning Partner (ALP).

Media educators planning to teach Avid Media Composer as part of their academic program

  •   Be a full- or part-time faculty at a high school, technical career school or university teaching video editing or post-production
  •   Experience with non-linear video editing (NLEs) is required, Media Composer experience strongly recommended
  •   Familiarity with Macintosh or Windows operating system is required
  •   A background in editing, production, or post-production is preferred

At the end of this course, you will be able to:
  •  Capture media and prepare for editing
  •  Organize source material in bins
  •  Use basic editing techniques
  •  Trim video and audio
  •  Customize the system
  •  Mix audio levels and apply basic audio effects
  •  Create and add titles and transitions
  •  Fix common image problems using video effects
  •  Create multilayered and nested effects
  •  Use automatic color correction
  •  Create titles using the Avid Title Tool and Avid Marquee
  •  Create motion effects
  •  Manage projects and media
  •  Output a completed program

Accomodation suggestions:

Hampton Inn and Suites

300 E Sheridan Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73104

Marriott Courtyard Oklahoma City Downtown
2 West Reno Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73102

Holiday Inn Express and Suites Oklahoma Downtown
101 E. Main St.
Oklahoma City, OK

Aloft Oklahoma City Downtown - Bricktown
209 North Walnut Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73104

The Skirvin Hilton
1 Park Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73102

The Avid ALP Team
Contact Information
Andy Cook
Phone: 415.609.5372
The Academy of Contemporary Music at The University of Central Oklahoma
25 S. Oklahoma Ave Suite 400
Oklahoma City, OK 73104

The Academy of Contemporary Music at the University of Central Oklahoma (ACM@UCO) is a fully credited contemporary music program occupying 25,000 square feet of campus with over 350 full-time students. 

ACM@UCO is all about the music and creating a “real world” educational experience for our students.  By introducing students to the music industry through auditions, performances and networking opportunities, ACM@UCO is the premier connection to the music industry in the region. Located in downtown Oklahoma City in the thriving Bricktown District, ACM@UCO is the only Academy of Contemporary Music in the United States and is in partnership with the original ACM located in Guildford, UK.

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