Non-linear editing/Avid Media Composer 2

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306NEA2 Z 1 2 seminar hours (45 min) of instruction per week, 4 to 9 hours of self-study English summer

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Course contents

The course acquaints students with the non-linear editing system AVID as the main technical tool of the editor. His knowledge is necessary for independent work on practical exercises and performance of future profession.

  1. Avid and DaVinci environment specifications, advanced settings for both environments

(A-project, B-timeline, C-export).

  1. Format handling and processing / FS7, GH5, AVCHD, XDCAM, RED, DPX scan, Arri /.
  2. Continuous editing codecs (PC x MAC)
  3. Workflow and transfer to the sound studio, color corrections for laboratories (multi-track sound)
  4. Sharing material with co-creators - h.264,, Gdrive
  5. Supporting programs (HandBrake, Adobe Encoder, ...).

Recommended or required reading

Asociace filmových střihačů a střihaček o.s. (A. F. S.), Workflow Tutorial (on-line), 2019. Dostupné z:

AVID TECHNOLOGY. Avid Tutorials [online]. 2019. Dostupné z:

BLACKMAGIC DESIGN. Blackmagic Tutorials [online]. 2019. Dostupné z:

Assessment methods and criteria

min. 80% attendance, fulfillment of assigned tasks, individual edit of a practical project, writing a test



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