Level 2

Adobe After Effects Intermediate Level


4 weeks


Rush Green Campus


Jan 2023


Adult 19+

If you have a basic understanding or experience of using Adobe After Effects, this intermediate level course will help you take your skills to the next level.

Whether you're learning to progress a career in the digital creative industries, or for fun, this course will build on your existing knowledge and unlock new potential.

Anyone who is interested in upskilling to develop further skills in using Adobe After Effects which is used within the creative & digital industries, particularly in film making, video artists, YouTubers or graphic artists would be ideally suited to this course.

On successful completion of this course you'll be competent in:

  • creating and animating design elements
  • positioning layers in 3D space and animating cameras
  • animating type
  • motion tracking
  • masking
  • rendering and exporting After Effects projects to appropriate video formats

You will need to have beginner-level experience and understanding of Adobe After Effects for entry onto this course.

This course would be a good stepping stone from the Adobe After Effects for Beginners short course.

Our experienced tutors will ensure you learn through a mix of instruction, demonstration and the opportunity to practice, ensuring you complete this course with the confidence you need to work independently.

On successful completion of this course you'll be a competent Adobe After Effects user.

You may want to continue your studies in a related media production course.

Where it can lead to

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.