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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

New York Film Academy | Evaluated Learning Experience

Special Topics II: Sound II

Location: 

New York Film Academy, 17 Battery Place, New York, NY.

Length: 

27 hours (16 weeks).

Dates: 

October 2011 - December 2019.

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: demonstrate practical audio production and post-production skills and theoretical knowledge necessary to apply in a film environment. These skills include fluency in equipment and software operation, appropriate application of techniques and proper communication on and off set.

Instruction: 

The course consists of nine classes. Major topics include: audio/sound fundamentals, dialogue and wild recording, the role of sound personnel, multi-track recorder set up, microphone techniques, proper procedures, wireless systems, audio workflow, file formats, critical monitoring, sound reports, creating an optimal environment with absorption material, and introduction to post-production sound. Prerequisite: FIL 170 Sound I.

Credit recommendation: 

NOTE: Credit recommendations are listed under Special Topics Overview: One Year Filmmaking Program-Semesters One and Two (10/16).

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