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Audio Production & Management

Interested in audio engineering, podcast production, or sound mixing? Come join a community of audio enthusiasts and take a deep dive into the inner workings of the audio industry.

Learners in the Audio Production and Management Pathway will develop technical skills with an emphasis on production. Learners will be able to explore potential audio production careers such as audio for radio and television broadcasting, audio for video and film, audio for animation and game design, music production and live sound, and additional entrepreneurial opportunities and skill sets.

Creators would be prepared to earn their Ableton certification.

Audio is offered:    M-F 9:15 am-10:45 am. and M-F 12:45 pm-2:15 pm.

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Foundations of Design, Multimedia Arts, & Digital Communications

Credits:
5
Meeting Time

Q1 - 9:15 -10:45, 12:45 - 2:15

Course Description

Student are introduced to the variety of programs and occupations in the arts, audio/video technology, and communications systems. Within this context, students will be expected to develop an understanding of the various and multifaceted career opportunities in this cluster and the knowledge, skills, and educational requirements for those opportunities.

Graduation Requirement
Prerequisites

None.

Principles of Audio

Credits:
5
Meeting Time

Q2: 9:15 - 10:45, 12:45 - 2:15

Course Description

This class focuses on basic audio production techniques to be used in television production. Includes the use of basic audio equipment and mixer to produce audio tracks for radio and television production.

Graduation Requirement

Digital Audio Technology A & B

Credits:
10
Meeting Time

Q3 & Q4: 12:45 - 2:15

Course Description

Digital Audio Technology I is designed to provide students interested in audio production careers such as audio for radio and television broadcasting, audio for video and film, audio for animation and game design, music production and live sound, and additional opportunities and skill sets. Digital Audio Technology I does not replace Audio/Video Production courses but is recommended as a single credit, co-curricular course with an audio production technical emphasis. This course can also be paired with Digital Media. Students will be expected to develop an understanding of the audio industry with a technical emphasis on production and critical-listening skills.

Graduation Requirement

Futures Lab Seminar

Credits:
5
Meeting Time

Q1 & Q3 - 10:45 - 12:15, 2:15 - 3:45

Course Description

Come get unschooled. Let your curiosity and imagination guide your learning journey as you develop skills and mindsets necessary to build a better world.

Through engaging, relevant, and authentic projects, students will hone workforce readiness and professional skills, by working on dynamic and collaborative teams. Entrepreneurship and literacy are integrated through examination of personal strengths and areas of growth via investigation into the topics of resilience, self-awareness, and communication. These areas have been identified through collaboration with industry partners and higher education professionals.  This course will provide 5 credits toward the Language Arts graduation requirement

This is a semester long course that will allow students to integrate literacy, entrepreneurship, and essential professional skills. Students will engage in units that will explore self-awareness, communication, and resilience throughout the course.  Within each of these units students will have the opportunity to analyze and create written pieces reflective of topics relevant to them.

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Graduation Requirement
Prerequisites

None.