Production Sound for Directors

FILM TV X 476.271
Find out how to understand and utilize the nuances of sound design from production to post-production including equipment instructing, listening demonstrations, microphone characteristics, editing/mixing, and more.
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Classroom
Starting at $499.00
As few as 3 weeks
2.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Understand the nature of sound and its aesthetics, especially from an independent director's point of view
  • Discover what can be fixed in post and what can't for a sound designer
  • Learn the workflow pattern for quality sound in all facets of production
  • Develop practical techniques for quality sound applicable to multiple kinds of productions

About this course:

The importance of quality sound in a movie cannot be overstated. Of particular interest to directors and independent filmmakers who want to understand the production and post-production workflow, this overview course covers such topics as the nature of sound and its aesthetics, microphone characteristics, the sound recording chain, budgeting and scheduling, and what can be fixed in post versus what can only be done during production. Instruction includes equipment and listening demonstrations. Many of the practical techniques presented are suitable for student productions.

Spring 2019 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
-
Wednesday, Saturday
Instructor: Ashley Maria
366514
Fee:
$499.00
55 days left. Enroll by Apr 12, 2019
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Notes

Visitors not permitted. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 12, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Apr 13, 2019
10:00AM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Lecture
Sat Apr 20, 2019
10:00AM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Off-Site
Wed Apr 24, 2019
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Lecture
Sat Apr 27, 2019
10:00AM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Available
-
Wednesday, Saturday
Instructor: Ashley Maria
366515
Fee:
$499.00
83 days left. Enroll by May 10, 2019
See Details
Notes

Visitors not permitted. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after May 10, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat May 11, 2019
10:00AM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Lecture
Sat May 18, 2019
10:00AM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Off-Site
Wed May 22, 2019
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Lecture
Sat Jun 1, 2019
10:00AM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214

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