Course Description

Adobe After Effects CC is a popular motion graphics and post-production effects software for media production professionals. This course will provide instruction on how to create and animate lower thirds graphics, create and animate masks, animate in 3D space, and use special presets that can be used for motion graphics or video post-production. 

See specific content information below in section "Attend and You Will Learn."

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Who Should Attend

This course is for individuals who are already experienced working in the After Effects workspace and workflow and who want an introduction to more advanced tools in the software to animate motion graphics or add effects.

Attend and You Will Receive

Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a certificate of completion from NC State University.


An understanding of the Windows operating system and After Effects 1, or prior experience and instructor approval.

Attend and You Will Learn / Expected Outcome

Attend And You Will Learn

  • Basic masking
  • Graph editor/motion paths/modifying eases
  • Basic animating in 3D space
  • Presets and effects

Notes / Additional Information

Bring to Class: 500MB or higher USB drive (Windows)

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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