Academic Certificate

Audio Fundamentals and Mixing Techniques

Explore the fundamentals of sound and the art of listening

Contact and location

Credits & Duration

  • 12 credits
  • 3 quarters


Start Term

  • Fall


  • Wednesdays, 5:30 - 7:20 pm

What You'll Learn

This three-course certificate will guide you through an in-depth exploration of digital audio using Pro Tools to edit, process, and create multitrack compositions.

Learn the techniques and tools used for:

  • Music production
  • Podcasting
  • Engineering
  • Audio journalism
  • Audiobooks
  • Radio
  • Live sound
  • Sound design for video games and movies
  • Soundscape art
  • and more!

Certificate Coursework

This certificate consists of 12 undergraduate credits which must be taken in sequence.

Audio Fundamentals & Mixing Techniques I - Fall Quarter, 4 credits
Audio Fundamentals & Mixing Techniques II - Winter Quarter, 4 credits
Audio Fundamentals & Mixing Techniques III - Spring Quarter, 4 credits

Learn more about courses in the Academic Catalog