Sound Design for Film

Summer 2014 quarter (Session II)

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This program will cover the fundamental elements of producing, recording, designing, and editing sound for film. Students will learn the basics of multi-track sound design specifically for the moving image. Topics to be covered include microphone techniques, field and studio recording, and Foley techniques. Students will collaborate in creating and performing music compositions, sync sound effects, and sync sound dialogue recording. We will also be studying historical and present-day techniques in sync sound production.

Program Details

Fields of Study

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Location and Schedule

Campus location



Offered during: Day

Advertised schedule: 10a-5p Tue, 10a-1p Wed/Thu (Jul. 29 - Aug. 31) plus a required 4-hour studio session once a week


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Online Learning

No Required Online Learning: No access to web tools required. Any web tools provided are optional for students.

Registration Information

Credits: 8 (Summer)

Class standing: Freshmen–Senior

Maximum enrollment: 18


Course Reference Number

Second Session (8 credits): 40123

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