Digital Technologies AUD2000T

$2,595$2,995

For Credit: $2995
Not For Credit: $2595

This course will provide students with a broad introduction to the theoretical, technical, creative, and artistic principles of sound and recording in the digital domain.

During this course, students will be introduced to digital audio basics, hardware, software, and interfaces through theory, application, and operating principles.
For Credit
Not For Credit
Clear

Virtual Classroom Schedule

This course is delivered in a Virtual Classroom format. During classes, you will be able to interact with your instructor and peers in real-time through online tools and course software. The course has an assigned class schedule, evaluation dates, and assignment due dates. All classes are recorded and posted to your course page to review any content you may have missed. To get the most out of this course we strongly recommend you attend all classes. Please check the posted class schedule before you enroll. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our admissions team at admissions@metalworksinstitute.com.

Check The Schedule
Wed 20

Digital Technologies AUD2000T

January 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST
Wed 27

Digital Technologies AUD2000T

January 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST
Feb 03

Digital Technologies AUD2000T

February 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST
Feb 10

Digital Technologies AUD2000T

February 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST
Feb 24

Digital Technologies AUD2000T

February 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST
Mar 03

Digital Technologies AUD2000T

March 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST
Mar 10

Digital Technologies AUD2000T

March 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST
Mar 17

Digital Technologies AUD2000T

March 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Mar 24

Digital Technologies AUD2000T

March 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Mar 31

Digital Technologies AUD2000T

March 31 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Apr 07

Digital Technologies AUD2000T

April 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Apr 14

Digital Technologies AUD2000T

April 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Apr 21

Digital Technologies AUD2000T

April 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT

Please Note: Course schedules are subject to change.


About Course Credit

If you choose to take this course for credit, you will be required to attend the instructor-led virtual classes for the course and record your attendance through our Learning Management System (LMS). To receive credit for the course, you must complete all course evaluations and obtain a minimum final grade of 60%. If you enroll in a course for credit, our Registrar's office will schedule a meeting with you to review the For Credit requirements in advance of the course start date. If you choose the Not for Credit option when you enroll, you will still be registered in the same course and have access to all of the same lectures and materials as the For Credit students, but you will not be able to apply the course as a credit towards one of Metalworks Institute's Online Diploma Programs.

Please Note: Credits can only be applied to online diploma programs within 24 months of course completion.


When taken for credit Digital Technologies AUD2000T can be applied towards these associated Diploma Programs:


Syllabus

All of Metalworks Institute’s courses are organized into Modules. Click each module below to see the topics covered in that module.

In this learning module, students will be provided with a broad and thorough introduction to both analog and digital technologies as related to audio. Topics include digital audio, bits and bytes, metric prefixes, the fundamental principles of audio codecs, hardware and digital mastering, and more.

Requirements

Course Specific Requirements

Prerequisites & Corequisites
This course does not have any prerequisites or corequisites; it is an introductory course.

Required Textbooks & Resources
• None

Suggested Textbooks & Resources
• None

Course-Specific Hardware & Software Requirements

Required Software
• Pro Tools 2020 Software Subscription
• Pro Tools iLok Key or iLok Cloud

Required Hardware
• Apple Laptop Computer

Minimum Requirements:
• Intel® Mac with macOS 10.15 (Catalina)
• 1.4GHz quad core Intel® Core i5 processor
• 8 GB of RAM (minimum)
• 256GB SSD Storage
• Thunderbolt 3 to USB Adapter

• Professional Quality Headphones

General Requirements

Below are the minimum requirements to access and participate in the course environment. Please make sure to also check the Prerequisites, Corequisites and Course-Specific Requirements section above, and ensure your computer meets or exceeds the minimum system requirements for all software needed for your course.

Mac Users
 OS X 10.10
Yosemite or Higher

PC Users
• Windows 10

All Users
Latest Version of Google Chrome or Safari
Microsoft Teams
Webcam
Speakers or Headphones
Internal or External Microphone
High-Speed Internet Connection

Instructor

Image

Rich Stone
Instructor

Richard Stone is a highly proficient Audio Visual Systems Technician with extensive experience in live sound engineering, show system maintenance, corporate video production, and audio installations.

Read More

Please Note: Instructor(s) is/are subject to change based on availablity.

Questions?

Our Admissions Counsellors are here to answer your questions and offer advice. Contact them directly via text or email. During business hours (9am – 5pm EDT), they are available using the live chat at the bottom right corner of the website.

Jade

Admissions Counsellor Text Jade

Holly

Admissions Counsellor Text Holly