DIGITAL MEDIA: AUDIO

Are you an aspiring audio recording engineer, live sound technician, a creative musician, or just a music lover? You should sign up for Digital Audio!
• Theories of digital and analog sound
• Sound waves, frequency response and decibels
• Digital recording and editing techniques using Adobe Audition
• Current application of digital audio in the market place
• Creation of digital audio projects alongside Digital Animation and Film classes
• Career mentoring opportunities are available

Digital Audio is a survey of the fundamental theories of sound, capturing and editing audio, production of audio projects, and the legal considerations involved. The student explores the science of audio, recording techniques using digital and computer devices, software technologies, and current applications in the market place. Topics include, but are not limited to, sound waves, analog vs. digital sound, frequency response, decibels, recording techniques, hardware and software technologies, career exploration, and presentation formats. Literacy strategies are integrated throughout the curriculum.

Course Number: 
CRN10022
Course Name Abbreviation: 
Digital Audio
Important Notes: 

Fall Semester ONLY
Lab fee: $10.00

Credits Per Semester: 
1.0
Grades: 
10
11
12
Course Length: 
Fall Only
Credit Information: 
1.0 elective credit for one semester
Prerequites: 
Recommended: 2.5 cumulative GPA, computer literacy
Session: 
Session IIIA
2:00 - 5:30 pm Mondays and Wednesdays