Tutorials

MasterClass
MasterClass! - Avid Studio for iPad

This MasterClass! - Avid Studio for iPad course introduces the new and exciting features in this iPad app from industry powerhouse Avid. Building on years of experience in video production, Avid condenses all of their power and flexibility into a light, yet remarkably powerful iOS app. VTC author Sam McGuire covers how to use this app and also explores the connection into Avid Studio for PC. Whether you are a novice or a seasoned professional, you will find this course both insightful and entertaining. To begin learning today, simply click on the movie links.

* VTC QuickStart! and MasterClass! courses are available only to registered VTC Online University members.

Java
Java 7

Java has become the dominant general purpose programming language available. In this VTC course you will learn the syntax of the Java language and how to make use of the Apache Software Foundation's Eclipse Integrated Development Environment to write Java programs. You will learn about writing multithreaded programs, how to access relational databases, and how to read and write files. You will also be exposed to a large number of Java libraries that are part of Java or are open sourced. To begin learning today, simply click on the movie links.

QuickStart
QuickStart! - Adobe Flash Professional CS6

Climb aboard with veteran trainer Geoff Blake as he leads you through the workflow process of building and developing a project in Flash CS6. In this VTC QuickStart! course you will learn how to build up interface elements, import graphics, and manage a variety of project assets. Geoff will then show you how to share and update content between Flash projects. Once your project is complete, he will demonstrate Flash CS6's new publishing features, including publishing to Adobe AIR and HTML 5. To begin learning today, simply click on the movie links.

* VTC QuickStart! and MasterClass! courses are available only to registered VTC Online University members.

QuickStart
QuickStart! - Adobe InDesign CS6

VTC's QuickStart! - InDesign CS6 course provides an introduction to this very powerful page layout program. Veteran VTC author Brian White explains the principals of layout using examples while he demonstrates some of the most essential tools. He then outlines the major upgrades from the previous version including Interactive Forms, the Conveyor Tool, and Alternate Layouts. You will also get a taste of InDesign's interactive tools; this is a good primer for those interested in exploring Digital Publishing. To begin learning today, simply click on the movie links.

* VTC QuickStart! and MasterClass! courses are available only to registered VTC Online University members.

Adobe
Adobe Premiere Pro CS6

Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 is the latest update to the extremely popular professional digital NLE software. In this VTC course, author Mark Struthers will guide you through the user interface so that you are familiar with the way panels are positioned to accomplish specific tasks in the Premiere Pro workflow. As the course progresses, you will see how footage brought into Premiere Pro CS6 can be edited and improved. Mark not only covers the visual side of the program, he also shows you how to use Premiere's audio mixer. By the end of the course, you will be comfortable enough to start a project of your own and work your way through to produce a finished final movie ready for export to a DVD authoring program. To begin learning today, simply click on the movie links.

Microsoft
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)

The Microsoft Office suite of applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access) allows users to customize views or output, but the processing performed by the applications cannot be changed. However, Microsoft provides an interface in which the user can create customized processing. The language used for this customized processing is based on a computer programming language called Visual Basic. The Microsoft programming environment, called Visual Basic for Applications, has a special format and syntax that must be followed in order for the computer to properly perform the work. This VTC course describes the reserved keywords, structures, and language aspects that a user would need to know in order to create customized processing for Microsoft Office applications. Work Files are included. To begin learning today, simply click on the movie links.

Microsoft
Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Admin (Exam 70-462)

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 is a cloud-ready information platform that will help organizations unlock breakthrough insights and quickly build solutions to extend data across on-premises and public clouds, backed by mission critical confidence. SQL Server 2012 continues the evolution and maturity of a trusted platform that continuously leads in industry-relevant and real-world application performance benchmarks. It still includes many of the same capabilities and characteristics that administrators have come to trust for over 10 years while also launching some new features that change how databases make data available across the enterprise. In this VTC course, author Mark Long will introduce you to SQL Server 2012 from an administrative viewpoint and helps prepare you for the Microsoft 70-462 Administration certification exam. To begin learning today, simply click on the movie links.

QuickStart
QuickStart! - Adobe Dreamweaver CS6

Get ready to jump into Dreamweaver CS6! Whether you're new to Dreamweaver and web design, or you're upgrading to Dreamweaver CS6, you're sure to learn a lot and gain new skills. Discover the new additions in Dreamweaver's interface and learn how web fonts have now been added to the Dreamweaver workflow. After that, dive head long into a powerful new feature, Fluid Grid Layout, which allows you to build seamless layouts for mobile, tablet devices, and desktop. You'll add text and graphical content to your device layouts, and format that content with CSS. Finally, you'll learn how to use Dreamweaver CS6's new CSS Transitions to create pleasing animations and effects. To begin learning today, simply click on the movie links.

* VTC QuickStart! and MasterClass! courses are available only to registered VTC Online University members.

QuickStart
QuickStart! - Adobe After Effects CS6

This VTC QuickStart! course will take you on a tour of several new features in Adobe After Effects CS 6 including shapes from vectors, pro import footage, SpeedGrade LUT import, variable-width feather, bending 2D layers and more. Professional illustrator, television animation art director, and writer Dwayne Ferguson will get you up to speed on the latest version of After Effects quickly and efficiently. To begin learning today, simply click on the movie links.

* VTC QuickStart! and MasterClass! courses are available only to registered VTC Online University members.

Adobe
Adobe Lightroom 4

This VTC course will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to use Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 to efficiently manage, edit, and share images. Author Helen Bradley teaches Lightroom from a photographer's perspective; she demonstrates tools and techniques you can use to ensure that your images are well organized within the catalog, can be found when needed, and can be processed and shared quickly and effectively. You will also be introduced to the new features in Lightroom 4 including soft proofing, the 2012 processing engine, the revamped Develop Module tools, and the new Map and Book modules. To begin learning today, simply click on the movie links.

QuickStart
QuickStart! - Adobe Illustrator CS6

This VTC QuickStart! will take you on a tour of several new features in Adobe Illustrator CS6. You will learn about the new interface and panel options, Image Trace, Pattern maker, gradients on strokes, improved Gaussian blur and much more. Professional illustrator, television animation art director and writer Dwayne Ferguson takes users on an in-depth look at Illustrator in this QuickStart! course. To begin learning today, simply click on the movie links.

* VTC QuickStart! and MasterClass! courses are available only to registered VTC Online University members.

QuickStart!
QuickStart! - Adobe Premiere CS6

Adobe's recently released Premiere Pro CS6 is now available as a standalone program, as part of a suite collection, or as part of the new Adobe Creative Cloud. In this VTC QuickStart! course, author Mark Struthers will not only introduce you to some of the new features incorporated into the program, such as Adjustment Layers, but he will also give you a good working knowledge of how to use existing functions to create a finished movie ready for DVD or Blu-ray authoring. To begin learning today, simply click on the movie links.

* VTC QuickStart! and MasterClass! courses are available only to registered VTC Online University members.