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Course Description

Music - MUSIC 172

Music Technology 2 (3-0) 3 Cr. Hrs.

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 TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Winter; 2018; MUSIC; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 3/12/2018

 172111858Music Technology 2 3Minnick D$57.002/12/0OpenM T  09:00 PM-11:54 PM F300
M T  12:01 AM-12:11 AM F300

Winter; 2018; MUSIC; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 1/8/2018

 172111821Music Technology 2 3Polot B$57.000/12/0ClosedT R  01:00 PM-02:20 PM F300