Session 4

Session 4 – Production & Post Production I (Video Editing P1 / Shoot roughs / Write scripts)

This session will involve different academic video production scenarios, however the main focus will target learning the basics of using a nonlinear video editing system. Different editing solutions will be showcased (iMovie, Camtasia and Adobe Premiere Pro). The entire Adobe Creative Suite is now available to all faculty and staff at OU. To download the Adobe Creative Suite, please visit the OU ITstore.

Video footage will be provided and each participant will use a MAC laptop and Premiere Pro to learn the basics of video production. The workflow will cross platforms and familiarity with the MAC platform is not needed. If you’ve never used a MAC, don’t worry it will be painless.

All OU faculty and staff also have access to This resource delivers award winning video tutorials for many different learning paradigms. does specialize in software tutorials.

To access an instructional playlist at, click the following link (use your OUNet ID – 4×4)
Premiere Playlist at


Part four of the video series offers an overview of using Adobe Premiere Pro to pull a key.

Click here to access the YouTube playlist – Producing for the green Screen.


– Introduce to non linear editing with a focus on Adobe Premiere Pro
– Continue shooting roughs
– Participants write scripts
– Participants practice with editing software
**instructor reviews scripts offering feedback

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