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 introduces audio fundamentals in theory and practice. Topics include: principles of audio electronics and the decibel scale; electromagnetic induction; power, ground, and amplifiers; core concepts in digital audio; console and DAW signal flow, routing, and gain staging; microphone and loudspeaker principles and applications; signal processing, including compression and equalization. Class meetings consist of lectures, demonstrations, and hands-on training. Assignment-based lab time is required.

Department: 
MPE
Course chair: 
Rob Jaczko