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Course Description

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Music - MUSIC 172

Music Technology 2

3 Credit Hours
3 Lecture Hours

Course Description

This course will deal with advanced functions of Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) software and synthesis with the assistance of MIDI hardware and a desktop computer.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Demonstrate advanced functions of the performance and edit modes of a multi-timbral synthesizer.
  • Demonstrate advanced functions and edit modes of software synthesizers.
  • Create original sounds using hardware and software synthesizers.
  • Incorporate original sounds into originally-composed music.
  • Demonstrate advanced functions of a DAW software application.
  • Demonstrate advanced applications of digital audio and sampling in the context of DAW software.
  • Demonstrate advanced creation of music using synthesis and digital audio through the use of DAW software.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Winter; 2022; MUSIC; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/10/2022

 172111821Music Technology 2MC3Minnick D2/6/0Open$57.00T R  01:00 PM-02:20 PM F300

Key: Day of the Week

  • T = Tuesday
  • R = Thursday
  • S = Saturday
  • X = Sunday