The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.
The purpose of the Audio Production for Digital Media program is to provide students with an
overview of music theory, audio recording, digital and analog audio technology, video games for
educational and entertainment purposes, and Internet and multimedia applications. Graduates are
prepared for entry-level positions in CD and DVD audio production and audio for video
post-production and sound design.
Audio production technicians use hardware and software to record, store, and edit musical and
non-musical sounds. The development of multimedia and the Internet have created a variety of
occupations built around the development and use of platform-specific tools for linear and
non-linear digital audio production.
- Sound Mixer/Designer
- Assistant Audio Engineer
- Post-Production Mixer/Editor
- Sound Recordist
- Sound Effects/Dialog Editor
Program Student Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:
- Demonstrate technical proficiency with digital audio tools;
- create audio recordings and provide mastering of material for distribution; and
- create enhanced and new audio for recordings, video and computer games, and other digital
Recommended Sequence of Courses
Students interested in a suggested order for taking classes in this program, please view the
recommended course sequence.