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DSD: Basic video editing using iMovie on a Mac
Course Description:

During this session we will learn how to use 'iMovie' on a Mac desktop. You will need to have some video footage on your Mac so you can focus on learning to edit. We will cover importing and editing footage as well as transitions, titles and importing sound. The trainer will then demo the process of exporting the final movie.

PREREQUISTES: It is essential that you already have some short video clips on your Mac ready to edit.

Alternatively, there will be a few sample video clips on Moodle which you?ll be able to download if you join the session 5 mins before the start of the course.

If you wish to download the files prior to the course please access our Digital Skills Development Moodle course.


Once you have enrolled, please check that you have received a confirmation email from MyLearning. You will also receive an email with a joining link at least one day before the session.

Courses start on the hour but please join during the 5 minutes prior to this to download resources and test out your connection/audio.

For more details on how to book, cancel and join sessions please visit our practical course information page .

By the end of the course you will:
  • Be familiar with the basics of editing in iMovie.
  • Experience adding transition tiles and working with sound.
Intended Audience:
This course is aimed at those who want to learn the basics of editing video in iMovie and how to export the final film.
Target Audience: All
25/01/2023 - 25/01/2023  (Enrol between 22/11/2022 and 23/01/2023) Enrol

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