Tompkins Cortland Community College

COMM235 - Recording Technology II


Students are trained in multi-track recording techniques used by professionals in the broadcast industry. They are exposed to the specialized practices involved in the production of commercial jingles, music beds and narrative programs, SFX, and mix to film/video. Course activities include participation in analog and digital editing, voice-over, multi-track production recording, and final production for broadcast and digital production. Students work on professional, "industry-standard" editing programs. Advanced sound production techniques and special effects used in audio art post-production are emphasized. Prerequisites: COMM 127 and COMM 135; RDNG 099 if required by placement testing; ENGL 099 or prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ESL 120, 121, and 122 (or prior completion of ESL 103) if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.) Spring semesters.