Computer Graphics Technology

CGT 154

Sound Editing for Graphic Artists

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to the basic concepts of sound production for computer and video based delivery systems. Also emphasized are the necessary hardware/software, sound recording and editing, file management and transfer and aesthetic considerations.


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

  • None.

Course Competencies

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

  • Apply good file management techniques.
  • Distinguish between analog, digital, and synthesized sound.
  • Explain how sample rate and bit depth affect quality and download/playback time.
  • Create simple sound recording with appropriate editing for the electronic media.
  • Use the necessary equipment, hardware and software necessary for basic sound production.
  • Create aesthetically effective sound elements to enhance an image sequence compatible with a variety of applications.
  • Demonstrate respect for the sound professional, their equipment, studio set-ups, software, and training.

Course Schedule

Currently no sections of this class are being offered.

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