Skill Builder: Digital Video for Education

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“The instructional videos ... were fantastic.  I appreciate that I could go back and review them when needed. The feedback from other participants was encouraging and positive. Thank you for this great learning and skill development!” AGP Participant 2016

This free short self paced introductory course run by educators is aimed at teachers wishing to start their journey into creating digital video for education.

Course Overview

Do you have an interest in digital video production and you are unsure how to start? Do you teach a class and have a desire to take your own class in a new direction through the use of Video or are you simply intrigued to know how the use of video might enhance your teaching? If you are, this short introductory level online Adobe Premiere course is for you. We’ll help you get started and develop your understanding of how to plan, shoot, edit and publish video.

“I loved seeing my video skills compared to others in the world. I've got a long way to go, but loved it none the less.” AGP Video Course Participant.

This short self-paced course is part of a series of Adobe Generation Professional Skill Builder courses designed to help educators to start using Adobe tools to become creators, not just consumers, of digital media. Throughout the series, you’ll learn new tools and techniques, explore best practices for teaching and learning, and unleash your creativity to help drive student outcomes. Drop in for one or engage in many, but we guarantee this series will help you and your students take your digital skills and creativity to the next level.

What to Expect

You may work at your own pace through content on the Exchange at any time during the course. We provide a suggested pacing to keep you on track during this intensive time period.

The course has been reopened as a self paced course.

Course Credit

We anticipate that successful completion of this course will require a minimum 10 hours of your time.  Graduation will take place at the end of each month and after successfully completing this course, you will receive a digital credential that states that you successfully completed 10 hours of professional development. You may share this with others to demonstrate your achievement.

More Information

For more information about this course please download this pdf.

Further courses:

Skill Builder courses opening soon:

Skill Builder Mobile Apps 2 Opens: October 9th

Skill Builder UX  Opens: September 11th

Skill Builder Supporting STEAM Opens: November 6th

Skill Builder Supporting Humanities and English Opens: December 4th

Or these self paced Skill Builder courses running now:

Skill Builder Mobile Apps

Skill Builder Design for Print and Screen

Skill Builder Imaging with Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator for Education

Interested in continuing your professional development further, enroll in upcoming courses:

Adobe Generation Pro Graphics & Publishing Opens: September 4

Adobe Generation Pro UX2UI Fall 2017 Opens: October 2

Adobe Generation Pro Games Design Opens: November 6


Kev Lavery

Matthijs Clasener

Greg Hodgson

Adobe Education

Sjaani van den Berg

Course Workshops
Class 1 We’ll focus on how to get the most from this course, how to use the course platform and how to participate in the live classes. We’ll begin with some video fundamentals and dive straight into creating a video in Adobe Premiere Pro.
Class 2 Get started editing video while becoming familiar with the Premiere Pro interface. This is Video 101.
Wrap up and achieving accreditation This section aims to allow time to embed the learning and bring together everything you’ve learned during the course. You’ll reflect on your learning in the course and celebrate the work of your peers.
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