Jan 31, 2023  
2019-2020 Archived Catalog 
2019-2020 Archived Catalog

MUS.-202 Music Post Production

Credits 3 / 3 Contact Hours
Pre-requisite: Placement into RDNG-030 (ACSR-030), completion of ELAP-110 with a minimum grade of 2.0, or successful completion of RDNG-016 or ACLT-074 with a minimum grade of 3.0. Pre-requisite: MUS.-201. Note: Students must provide USB flashdrive, external hard drive, or online storage.  
This course is a continuation of the practices and concepts explored in MUS.-201 Music Recording.  Students will learn the fundamental concepts of mixing and mastering live-recorded audio, using industry-standard audio recording software and hardware.  Students will also learn analog audio signal flow, and how to build, troubleshoot, and maintain a studio environment built exclusively of analog software. 

Course Outcomes
1. Identify the proper practices of music post production techniques in a studio environment 2. Demonstrate, through completed assignments, a familiarity with industry standard recording software and hardware 3. Identify the different approaches for mixing various styles of music 4. Demonstrate proficiency in mastering pre-recorded music 5. Demonstrate familiarity with analog signal flow through the use of analog hardware 6. Create a professionally mastered and mixed version of recorded assignments 7. Export original music from software in multiple formats, CD, mp3 or web-based.