Audio Engineer

If microphones, mixing consoles, compressors, EQ's reverbs and power amps are music to your ears, you might want to check out a new career in the exciting world of audio engineering at Midlands Technical College. In fact, you can check out several careers - managing the business aspects of a band - running sound for artists or theaters - producing sound and troubleshooting a PA system in a church - or even directing a church music group.

This continuing education certificate program offers a comprehensive perspective of audio engineering in a concise 138-classroom hour format that could have you in a new career within a few short months. Best of all, you will train and learn on state-of-the-art equipment in a real studio. Textbooks will be included. Learn Basic Techniques and Tips that Only the Experts Know! Classes held at: Midlands Audio Institute 207 South Prospect Street Columbia, SC 29205. The phone number is 803.782.6910, and the website is http://midlandsaudioinstitute.com/. Email info@midlandsaudioinstitute.com

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Take all of the following:

Audio Engineering, Introduction

ID: CEMUS-507

Learn how to use standard types of audio equipment - microphones, mixing consoles, compressors, EQ's reverbs, and power amps will be covered with live demonstration during classes. Classes will also cover maintenance and troubleshooting. Classes meet at Midlands Audio Institute, 207 S. Prospect St., Columbia, SC 29205. 803.782.6910

  • Total Hours: 16.00
  • CEUs: 1.60
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Commercial Music Theory

ID: CEMUS-511

If you are going to be working in the music business, you need to know the difference between off key and on. This course covers the music theory, ear training and harmony related to commercial/contemporary music from rock'n'roll to classical music. Classes meet at Midlands Audio Institute, 207 S. Prospect St., Columbia, SC 29205. 803.782.6910

  • Total Hours: 16.00
  • CEUs: 1.60
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Digital Music Production

ID: CEMUS-525

Learn how to record music at home with the latest in digital music production. Upon completion of course, students will be able to mix projects into MP3 or CD format. Topics include MIDI, signal flow, multi tracking, and more. This course includes a two-hour lab. Classes meet at Midlands Audio Institute, 207 S. Prospect St., Columbia, SC 29205. 803.782.6910

  • Total Hours: 18.00
  • CEUs: 1.80
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Studio Recording I

ID: CEMUS-522

Learn the latest techniques in audio recording. From analog to digital, this course will improve your abilities to record music at home or in a studio. Covers Pro Tools and analog outboard equipment. This class includes a two-hour lab. Classes meet at Midlands Audio Institute, 207 S. Prospect St., Columbia, SC 29205. 803.782.6910

  • Total Hours: 18.00
  • CEUs: 1.80
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Studio Recording II

ID: CEMUS-523

Supplement to Studio Recording I. Required for Certificate Program. One-on-one time featuring eight hours of hands-on use of a Pro Tools system. Student must pass final exam and present a recording demo project for critique to pass the course. Must be completed within two years of beginning the certificate program.

  • Total Hours: 18.00
  • CEUs: 1.80
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Live Sound Production

ID: CEMUS-521

Learn the ins and outs of running live sound for production companies, theatres, artists, churches and more. This class includes a two-hour lab. Textbook included. Classes meet at Midlands Audio Institute, 207 S. Prospect St., Columbia, SC 29205. 803.782.6910

  • Total Hours: 18.00
  • CEUs: 1.80
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Music Business

ID: CEMUS-510

Whether you want to be the manager of a band, make extra income as a booking agent or do both for yourself as an artist, this course will give you the skills to navigate through the world of the music business. Textbook included. Classes meet at Midlands Audio Institute, 207 S. Prospect St., Columbia, SC 29205. 803.782.6910

  • Total Hours: 16.00
  • CEUs: 1.60
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Studio Recording III

ID: CEMUS-524

Importing, exporting, file management, advanced mixing, editing, monitoring, and mastering using the Pro Tools platform will be focus of the class. Students will be required to complete recording projects for a final grade. This course includes a two-hour lab. Textbook included. Classes meet at Midlands Audio Institute, 207 S. Prospect St., Columbia, SC 29205. 803.782.6910

  • Total Hours: 18.00
  • CEUs: 1.80
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