CRC19: Courses

RTVF 319 Beginning Audio Production

Units: 3

Hours: 36 hours LEC; 54 hours LAB

Prerequisite: None.

Transferable: CSU

This course serves as an introduction to the theory and practice of audio production for radio, television, film and digital recording applications. Students will learn the fundamentals of sound design and aesthetics, microphone use, and digital recording equipment. Students gain hands on experience recording, editing, mixing and mastering audio. Upon completion, students will have basic knowledge of applied audio concepts, production workflow, equipment functions, and audio editing software.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

understand basic physics of sound terminology; the sound wave, frequency/pitch, amplitude/loudness, phase, and timbre (SLO #1)