Audio Technology 1

MP-211
Credits: 
2
Prerequisites: 
MTEC-111; MP-114 or MP-214, and either LMSC-208 or LMSC-209 must be taken concurrently with (or prior to) MP-211
Electable by: 
MPED majors
Required of: 
MPED majors
Semesters Offered: 
Fall, Spring, Summer
Location: 
Boston Campus
Courses may not be offered at the listed location(s) each semester. Consult my.berklee.edu for specific term availability.

This course explores the fundamentals of analog and digital audio. Topics include recording consoles: design, function, and signal flow; principles of signal processing: reverberation, delay, equalization, compression, and other effects; an introduction to microphone and loudspeaker technology; and an introduction to music production and recording techniques in both analog and digital media. Class meetings consist of lecture sessions combined with in-class demonstration and some student hands-on training. Assignment-based lab time is required.

Department: 
MPE
Course chair: 
Rob Jaczko