This Motion Graphics and Video Editing course is designed to give students a comprehensive introduction to the creative possibilities for motion graphics and video editing, as well as hands-on experience with a range of industry-standard software. This intensive course will examine key topics in motion design such as animation principles, effects, typography, and color theory. Learners will explore sophisticated techniques for levitating text, and transforming video footage into composites to create compelling narratives. Additionally, the course covers skills associated with traditional video editing processes including media management, putting together timelines featuring audio/visual clips, and transitions utilizing existing footage or images. Students can expect to gain real-world insights from a professional in this dynamic field.