Music Academy

Course Fee: 300,000 naira
Duration: 6 Weeks (3 weekdays)

Audio Production Short Course
What you need to know about this course
* The Audio Short Course combines the theoretical, technical and practical skills of audio engineering into an intensive 6-week program. The course covers the basic theoretical knowledge and practical skills required to record and mix a multi-track project including; basic sound theory, microphone techniques, recording workflow, signal processing and signal flow (analogue and digital), console operation, and the use of industry-standard Pro Tools software. DrummerBoy Music Academy has invested in the latest professional technology to give its students the edge in this competitive market.
* Who it’s for
* The 6 – week course is intended for anyone who wants to develop skills in audio engineering such as basic recording techniques, mixing, and digital audio editing. The programme is open to anyone 17 years and above with no prior experience nor personal equipment required.
* On completion of the course students will have the skills to plan, record and mix a piece of work adhering to both technical and creative requirements. This course can be used as a ‘stepping stone’ for students who wish to progress to our Bachelor of Audio Production programme.
Entry Requirements
* There are no academic requirements to participate in this programme. The student needs to be a minimum of 16 years of age upon commencement of the course.
* *For delegates who are are 14 or 15 years old and wish to join our short courses a special consideration process from management is required.
Software Packages
* Avid Pro Tools
* basic sound theory
* working with microphones
* the recording console
* preparing for a recording
* recording techniques/signal flow
* DAW fundamentals
* basic digital audio editing techniques
* signal processing
* mixing techniques/signal flow
* bouncing audio