This course aims to develop an advanced working capacity in video editing and production and equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary for working as a video editor in the field. It teaches approaches, techniques, and styles of video editing used extensively in mass communication and explores the history and theory of editing. The course has an emphasis on understanding narrative editing structure and how the structures are applied in video projects. Students will work on exercises and class assignments to get familiar with various approaches, techniques, and styles of video editing. They will have an opportunity to apply the knowledge and skills learned in class to a video production project that will integrate the skills taught in class.