Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Foundations of Music Productions

MUS-N 512 / 3 Cr. (Mondays 6-8:40 pm Class)

Create an 8-episode Podcast Season in order to examine foundations and principles of music and video production. 


Required TEXTS How To Podcast - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Podcasting Published by CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform ISBN 10: 1466379847 ISBN 13: 9781466379848 REQUIRED MATERIALS Use of Canvas Site Mac Computer/Laptop o Minimum specs (required to run a DAW and Adobe Suite): Intel® Mac with Mac OS X 10.12 o Intel® Core 2.6 i7 GHz processor o 16GB RAM High Speed Internet Connection Adobe Creative Suite (free through IUware) Hardware Interface - Focusrite Scarlett Solo Condensor Vocal Recording Microphone: Cheapest MXL 990 Condenser Microphone with Shockmount XLR Cable, Microphone Stand, Pop Filter 


Learning Outcomes

  1. Understand and apply principles and techniques of recording editing, mixing and finalizing audio and video.

  2. Analyzing and evaluating promotion and monetization via the application of social media to create a creative community

  3. Create a 12-episode podcast series