Ear Training & Critical Listening for Recording Engineers I ONL-T117

$995

Ear Training & Critical Listening for Recording Engineers I provides students with an introduction to the fundamentals of listening, how to optimize your listening environment, and how to identify frequency ranges and effects.

In this course, students will examine the differences between critical listening and analytical listening through practical application, how to combine critical and analytical listening, and how to develop effective listening techniques.
  • This is a certificate course which means that students who successfully complete the course will receive a Certificate of Completion from Metalworks Institute. However, this course cannot be applied as a credit towards Metalworks Institute's Online Diploma Programs.

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About Self-Directed Learning

This is a Self-Directed course designed for “asynchronous delivery”, which means that you can learn at your own pace at any time of day. You have access to the course for 180 days from your registration date to complete your course. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our admissions team at admissions@metalworksinstitute.com.

About Course Credit

This is a certificate course which means that students who successfully complete the course will receive a Certificate Of Completion from Metalworks Institute. However, this course cannot be applied as a credit towards Metalworks Institute's Online Diploma Programs.

You can browse Online Courses that can be taken For Credit here.

Course Topics

  • The Fundamentals of Listening
  • Listening Environments
  • The Frequency Spectrum
  • Frequency Training 1: Identifying Low, Mid & High Frequencies
  • Frequency Training 2: Identifying Advanced Frequency Ranges; Multiple Tones; Musical 
 Instrument Frequency Ranges
  • Loudness
  • Critical Listening 1: Spectral Balance; Noise Reduction; Loudness; Stereo Width; Bass Levels
  • Critical Listening 2: Filters; Reverberation; Volume Changes
  • Identifying Effects
  • Mixing
  • Analytical Listening
  • Protecting Your Hearing

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
• None

Required Hardware
• None

General Requirements

Below are the minimum requirements to access this self-directed online course. 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
Speakers or Headphones
High-Speed Internet Connection

Questions?

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