Professional Short Learning Programme: Sound Engineering - Pro Tools

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About the course

The sound engineering course deals with the practical application of sound recording Protools operation.  The course is intensive and geared towards industry standards.

Classes will be held in CityVarsity’s Pro Tools Lab with 21 Pro Tools workstations.  Basic DAW principals taught are cross platform compatible with other popular DAW software. The course is aimed at students who have (or plan to have) their own studios, have their own bands or want to record and mix music and basic Post production skills.

The course consists of 4 modules:

  • Basic principles of Sound Engineering (BSE)
  • Multi-track Music Mixing (MMM)
  • Band Recording Principles: (BRP)
  • Post Production Sound: (PPS)

These modules can be done separately or as one complete course.

The BSE module of the course starts with the basics and is perfect for those who are just starting out.

Successful completion of the BSE basic course will a prerequisite for entering into the other courses.

The courses MMM, BRP and PPS will run concurrently over 4 weeks.


Start date Location / delivery
No fixed date Braamfontein

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