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TitleRadio Production Sound Recording
Course NumberDIG 2257
DepartmentBusiness & Technology
Text/MaterialsPlease refer to the GCSC Bookstore website http://doresstore.gulfcoast.edu/ for the most recent textbook information.

DescriptionThis is a theory based course in the science and art of production sound for the purposes of broadcasting via terrestrial and digital media. Students are taught how to use microphones, field mixers, control boards, digital automation systems and audio editing platforms for the purpose of broadcasting and/or recording dialogue, sound effects, and music via radio broadcast signal, digital stream and/or podcast. Practical application of audio production and its relationship to other aspects of media production are emphasized throughout the coursework. Fundamentals of sound editing and mixing for commercials and promotional audio as well as the principles of on-air broadcast are introduced. All program material produced for this class must be able to be aired on a FCC regulated radio station. Students will be assigned a weekly one hour slot on WKGC.
InstructorErika Goines
OfficeAdvanced Technology Center, Room 205A (ATC 205A)
Instructor Emailegoines@gulfcoast.edu or contact instructor through Canvas
Instructor Phone850-769-1551 x 5886
On-Campus and Testing RequirementsThis is a blended learning class. Class meets Wednesdays from 11:00am-12:15pm in the Advanced Technology Center, Room 216 (ATC 216)
Note: CCAF designation identifies courses approved for military GEM program
American Disability Statement:
Any student who feels she or he may need an accommodation based on the impact of a disability should contact the Office of Disability Support Services at 850-872-3834 or in the Student Union East room 59. The Office of Disability Support Services will coordinate reasonable accommodations for students with documented disabilities.