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AVID MC210 - Professional Editing II

Duration: 2 days

Fee: £599.00 (Including Course Manuals and Exam Fees)

This Course runs 4 times a year please contact or call 0161 214 4600 for current schedule.



Media Composer Professional Editing II teaches film and video editors about the full range of effects available in Media Composer. Along with its counterpart, Media Composer Professional Editing I, this course provides the foundation for Media Composer Professional Certification through an Avid Learning Partner.

In this thorough course, you’ll go far beyond the basics and learn how to apply, design, and build your own effects; how to make full use of all of Media Composer’s effects nesting techniques; how to composite various elements using different types of keys; and how to animate effects using keyframes and the motion tracker.

Media Composer is a powerful tool, the standard editing system used by professionals in the film and television industries. Go beyond the basics and take a giant step toward your mastery of the software with Media Composer Professional Effects and Compositing.



This course is targeted at:

  • Producers
  • Editors
  • Assistant Editors
  • Multimedia Producers



  • MC101 Fundamentals and MC110 Fundamentals II
  • Recommended but not required: MC201 Professional Editing I



  • Effect Design and Techniques
  • Keyframing
  • Using the 3D Warp Effect
  • Importing Graphics and Mattes
  • Keying Graphics
  • Using Intraframe (Paint) Effects
  • Tracking and Stabilizing
  • Refining the Composite