Current Assignments:
You should have taken the GMETRIX tests 1 and 2 for last week's assignment.
Assignment 17 - Watch the videos in the Brain Buffet course for section 5. Take the quiz for your assignment grade. - Due 12/9

Assignment 18 - Watch the videos in the Brain Buffet course for sections 6. Take the quiz for your assignment grade. - Due 12/16

2nd 9 weeks is below

Assign. 11 - Due 10/14

Group A - Video Students
Create storyboards and intro for a music video - Click HERE for info

Group B - Yearbook Students
Click HERE for individual job list


Assign. 12 - Due 10/21

Group A - Video Students
Finish the music video you started in Assignment 11 - Click HERE for info

Group B - Yearbook Students
Click HERE for individual job list


Assign. 13 - Due 10/28

Group A - Video Students
Do Ten Test Prompts to the space chill video assignment. Take screen shots of them when you're done and put those into a powerpoint pdf. You don't need to save a video! Click HERE for info. Then start taking the GMETRIX practice exam. Info to sign in is on Canvas, or you can ask me for help.

Group B - Yearbook Students
Click HERE for individual job list.


Assign. 14 - Parallax - Due 11/4

Click HERE for instructions in making Parallax video effects. Both yearbook and video students will do the same project for a little while.


Assign. 15 - Travel Video - Due 11/18

Create a 45 second commercial AND logo for a travel destination.
You may also do Brain Buffet instead if you prefer.

Click HERE for info.


CURRET ASSIGNMENT:
Assign. 16 - GMETRIX Training - Due 12/02

Spend the week working in GMETRIX to prepare for the cert test. Log in info is in Canvas on our home page and in the Assignment 16 link. Your test grade is what you get for the assignment grade. Take tests 1 and 2 in training mode.


Assign. 17 - Brain Buffet 5 - Due 12/09

Watch the videos and take the quiz - NO PROJECT - Your grade for this assignment will be the post assessment quiz grade. PLEASE SCREENSHOT YOUR SCORE AND ATTACH IN CANVAS - OR HAVE ME COME TO YOUR DESK AND SEE YOUR GRADE.


Brain Buffet Project 5 - Working in the Industry


Assign. 18 - Brain Buffet 6 - Due 12/16

Watch the videos and take the quiz for the last Brain Buffet #6 - NO PROJECT - Your grade for this assignment will be the post assessment quiz grade. PLEASE SCREENSHOT YOUR SCORE AND SUBMIT TO CANVAS OR HAVE ME COME TO YOUR DESK AND SEE IT.

Brain Buffet Project 6 - Tool & Interface Review




Second Semester
Adobe After Effects Assignments






LIST VIEW

** Introduction to After Effects **

Click HERE for info.

1 - Galaxy Text Animation

Create animated text in After Effects.

Click HERE for info.

2 - Working with Green Screen Footage
Make a composition with green screen videos in After Effects.

Click HERE for info.

3 - Underwater Animation

Create an animation on a path in After Effects.

Click HERE for info.

4 - Underwater Parallax

Create a parallax effect in After Effects.

Click HERE for info.

5 - Tracking

Track a video to a moving screen in After Effects.

Click HERE for info.

6 - 3D Text Animation

Make text 3D and animate it in After Effects.

Click HERE for info.

7 - Music Visualizer

Make an animated visual effect for music in After Effects.

Click HERE for info.

8 - Animated Text Effects

Make 2 different animated text effects in After Effects.

Click HERE for info.











1st 9 weeks is below:

1 - Intro to Video Editing
Complete a worksheet to learn industry terms and Adobe Premiere's workspace

1) Watch this video HERE to learn the layout of Adobe Premiere and what the panels' functions are. Slides version for review is HERE (if needed).

2) Read the slides for Video Ed
iting Vocabulary (domain 1) HERE.

3) Do the worksheet HERE . You may use the slides and videos for answers.

(CTE Standard:2.13 Develop a glossary of technical terms. Exam objectives: Demographics, work-flow, copyrights, industry terms)

2 - Titan Aerial Commercial - Due 8/19
Import clips and make transitions

Design a 15 second commercial for a video drone company called Titan Aerial.
You will use 5 clips with transitions, a logo, and subtitles on each clip.

If you don't have a google account, you must create one to upload your video to.
Click HERE for instructional slides/videos/file links

Exam objective: transitions, sub-title text, workspace)

3 - Community Promo - A - Due 9/2
This is the "Brain Buffet" course we will be taking to get Certified!

We will be using an online course to learn Adobe Premiere called Brain Buffet.
Sign-up link is HERE
Sign up for the Adobe Premiere Pro Certification Course.

You should be able to do these modules in the first week and will be graded on your progress/quizzes.

5 - Community Promo - YOUR VIDEO - Due 9/16
Finish the Community Project Video

Complete the Community Project Video and present to me for grading.

6 - Community Promo - QUIZ - Due 9/16
Take the final assessment for this project in Brain Buffet

Take this as many times as you need to master it. Your best score will be your grade for this assignment.

Minecraft Test Trainer - Due 9/30

Make an easy video to learn half the tasks from the GMETRIX practice exam HERE



9 - Mountain Bike Project - YOUR VIDEO - Due 10/7
Create the video you learned how to make in the Mountain Bike segment

Present to me for grading. You will be graded on the completion of elements you should have done in the project.


10 - Mountain Bike QUIZ - Due 10/7
Post-Assessment Quiz

Take the post-assessment quiz for the mountain bike segment in Brain Buffet. You must make at least an 80 to move on. Take it as many times as you need to accomplish that.




Syllabus - 1st Semester

Commercial Art 4 - 8718040


Students will learn how to edit video using Adobe Premiere Pro.


Week 1 & 2:

Worksheet - Digital Imaging Terms

Read slides and complete a worksheet to show understanding of digital art terms.


Week 3:

Titan Aerial Commercial

Create a 15 second commercial while learning the workspace in Adobe Premiere, how to make subtitles, and transitions.


Week 4:

Community Promo A

Sign up for Brain Buffet course and take the pre-assessment test. Students will start making a commercial to promote tourism in a city. They will work through modules 1.01-1.08 in Brain Buffet (import media, preferences, editing workflow)


Week 5:

Community Promo B

Students will continue making a commercial to promote tourism in a city. They will work through modules 1.09-1.15 in Brain Buffet (clip sequences, rough cuts, unlinking and adding audio, timeline, margins)


Week 6:

Community Promo C

Students will continue making a commercial to promote tourism in a city. They will work through modules 1.16-1.19 in Brain Buffet (Titles, Transitions, Exporting, Challenge Project, Post Assessment quiz)


Week 7:

Mountain Bike Interview A

Students start a new project making an interview video about mountain biking. They will do a pre-assessment quiz and start modules 2.01-2.06 in Brain Buffet (Scratch Discs, Media Browser, Multi-cam Edits, Project Panel, Adjust Audio)


Week 8:

Mountain Bike Interview B

Students continue making an interview video about mountain biking. They will work through modules, 2.07-2.15 in Brain Buffet (Timeline Markers, Lift and Extract Edits, Adding B-roll, L and J cuts, Speed Changes, Freeze Frame, Rendering, Typography Terms, Lower Third, Animated titles)


Week 9:

Mountain Bike Interview C

Students continue making an interview video about mountain biking. They will work through modules, 2.16-2.22 in Brain Buffet (Color Correction, Essential Audio Panel, Adjustment layers, Frame Export, Media Encoder, Challenge Project, Post Assessment quiz)


Week 10:

DirtFish Commercial A

Students start a new project making a promo for video car racing. They will do a pre-assessment quiz and start modules 3.01-3.06 in Brain Buffet (Acquire music, import and link files, import photoshop files, clip mark and syncing, 3 point editing)


Week 11:

DirtFish Commercial B

Students continue their project making a promo for video car racing. They will work through modules, 3.07 - 3.14 in Brain Buffet (Green Screen, Track Management, Animation effect, Opacity Mask, Blend Modes, Nesting, Track Mattes, Auto Ducking Music)


Week 12:

DirtFish Commercial C

Students continue their project making a promo for video car racing. They will work through modules, 3.15 - 3.19 in Brain Buffet (Green Screen, Track Management, Animation effect, Opacity Mask, Blend Modes, Nesting, Track Mattes, Auto Ducking Music, Post Assessment quiz)


Week 13:

Porsche Project A

Students start a new project making a promo for Porsche cars. They will do a pre-assessment quiz and start modules 4.01-4.06 in Brain Buffet (project intro, Import Photoshop layers, custom sequences, Bin Management, Clip Markers, Track Matte w/ Image)


Week 14:

Porsche Project B

Students continue making a promo for Porsche cars. They will work through modules 4.07-4.11 in Brain Buffet (Adjustment Layers, Effect Controls Fade, Subtitles and start a challenge project)


Week 15:

Porsche Project C

Students continue making a promo for Porsche cars. They will work through modules 4.11-4.131 in Brain Buffet (finish challenge project and watch the sample videos “Spaceship” and “Project Breakdown”, and they will take a post assessment quiz)


Week 16:

Working in The Industry

Students will do the 5th module in Brain Buffet where they will watch videos about the video production industry and learn about copyrights, visual film techniques, shot types, and take a pre and post assessment quiz)


Week 17:

Tool & Interface Review

Students will do the 6th module in Brain Buffet where they will watch videos to review the course. They will take pre-and post-assessment quizzes.


Week 18:

Study for Cert Test

GMETRIX practice exams to prepare for certification in January.


This covers the 1st semester. The 2nd semester will likely be a similar set-up but switching to another software, Adobe After Effects.

*There are only 9 State Standards for this course (about making thumbnail sketches, etc) and we will cover those after this first semester is complete. The first semester is all exam objectives for Adobe Premiere Certification.