Acoustic Principles For Recording Engineers


This course will provide students with a broad introduction to the basics of sound, how the human ear works, sound level measurement, and the characteristics of sound, and its behavior, in a variety of different spaces. During this course students will examine the acoustics principles of sound indoors and outdoors, sound isolation as well as the acoustic principles of different instruments and instrument classifications.

SKU: ONT-T112 Category:

Made possible with the support of the Ontario Media Development Corporation.

Course Topics

  • The Physics of Sound
  • The Human Ear
  • Psychoacoustics
  • Sound Level Measurements
  • Room Acoustics
  • Sound Outdoors
  • Sound Indoors
  • Sound Isolation
  • Studio Design
  • Large and Small Room Chracteristics
  • HVAC Considerations: Noise & Vibrations
  • Musical Instruments