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Audio Production for Content Creators: Advanced Loop Creation and Underscoring

Learn audio production fundamentals and create high-quality sound & audio for web, podcasts and social media production. Through videos and two 1.5 hours live interactive sessions, uncover a number of editing techniques. You’ll apply Equalization, Reverb and other audio effects to improve your sound, and receive feedback on your sound recordings.

Audio Production for Content Creators: Advanced Loop Creation and Underscoring

There is one session available:

After a course session ends, it will be archived.
Starts Mar 8, 2022
Ends Mar 29, 2022
Estimated 3 weeks
3–5 hours per week
Instructor-paced
Instructor-led on a course schedule
Cost to Enroll
$283 USD

About this course

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Learn advanced looping techniques and underscoring within a digital audio workstation that can be used to create music for your vidcasts, podcasts or short-form media.

You’ll also learn the basics of looping sound files and receive feedback on your audio projects. Learners will have access to the course materials after the course ends, including a sound library of over 100 audio clips for non-commercial use.

Upon successful completion of Audio Production for Content Creators: Signal Flow & Introduction to Looping and Audio Production for Content Creators: Advanced Loop Creation and Underscoring, you will have the knowledge and skills to create professional audio:

  • Uncover how sound is recorded via microphones or imported via existing audio files, how it is mixed within a digital audio workstation, and how it can be edited and refined.
  • Learn how to render recordings to file formats recognized by other media, and then optimize to be played back on different types of sound systems.
  • Unpack the structure of a loop, and learn simple ways that loops can be effectively combined, edited and varied to repurpose and maximize your own developing audio library. Improve your recordings with personalized feedback.

These two courses will benefit both beginner and advanced content creators, including but not limited to:

  • Podcasters looking to improve the quality of their voice recordings
  • Media producers who want to create music to support their creations (podcasts, vidcasts, TikTok, Reels, YouTube, Vimeo, etc..)
  • Marketing professionals wanting to improve their audio recordings
  • DJ’s wanting to create their own backing tracks
  • Video and filmmakers who want to better understand the sound creation process
  • Voice over artists who need to record and produce their own tracks to collaborators
  • Those interested in further developing their hobby creating sounds and music

At a glance

  • Institution: UBCx
  • Subject: Design
  • Level: Introductory
  • Prerequisites:
    None
  • Language: English
  • Video Transcript: English

What you'll learn

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  • Mix different audio tracks together to rapidly create your own unique sounds and music
  • Edit vocal tracks and music tracks with different effects plug-ins to improve the quality and originality of your music
  • Mix and render looped tracks along with your voice to accompany vidcasts or short-form visual media

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Can I take this course if I have no skills in audio or music?

Yes, the course is intended for people who want to better understand how audio works and how loops can be manipulated to create your own music/audio production.

How complicated is the software?

We will use Ableton Live as it offers full features free for 90 days. Ableton is easy to use and can give you immediate feedback on the loops that you drag and drop within its intuitive interface.

Will I be able to write music of my own?

This course gives you a palette of loops that you can manipulate to create your own sounds. Combine that with a voice over track and you might have your own song to share with the world.

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