MUS-191: Audio Recording Technology 1

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Audio Recording Technology 1
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
4 (for 15-week classes)
Eligible to take ENG courses at HFC.
Course Description

Provides hands-on experience and guided practice in digital audio engineering, digital audio mixing, and basic digital audio mastering. Explores how to engineer recording sessions by working in an actual recording studio with live musicians. Covers basic techniques in microphone usage and placement, digitizing principals, audio acquisition options, midi integration and session management. Explains how to prepare complex digital audio files for duplication and audio for mixing. Also covers basic techniques in mixing room acoustics, software plug-ins, how to troubleshoot various audio problems, equalization, stereo imagery, noise limitation, and bit conversion. Applies core skills, workflows, and concepts of recording, editing and mixing on an Avid Pro Tools system learned in MUS-192: Pro Tools 101.

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Other Details

Determined by department

Office Contact
School of Liberal Arts: 313-845-9624,, Liberal Arts Building, Room: K-201 and F-138
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Winter 2022 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.