Edit Your First Video with Premiere

By Brandon Johnson

Get Familiar with Adobe Premiere and edit a video (yours or one provided) for the first time. Also, learn the basics of nonlinear editing with Adobe Premiere.

  • Video

About Course


  • Importing footage
  • Editing
  • Visual and audio effects
  • Export


  • Students will understand basic editing principles and techniques digital video manipulation


Laptop (Windows or Mac)
Adobe Premiere (install before coming to class)



Brandon Johnson

With over 20 years in video production and a decade of instructional experience at the collegiate level, J. Brandon Johnson has worked on instructional videos, music videos, and commercial productions from pre to post production. He currently is a multimedia producer at Duke University responsible for assisting in bringing instructional videos for faculty and staff online for mass consumption.

This class is part of our Design & Media Track

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