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
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.

Fall 2018 Schedule

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

Available
-
Wednesday, Saturday
Instructor: Ashley Maria
363009
Fee:
$499.00
42 days left. Enroll by Sep 28, 2018
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Notes

Visitors not permitted. No refund after September 28. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 28, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Sep 29, 2018
10:00AM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Lecture
Sat Oct 6, 2018
10:00AM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Off-Site
Wed Oct 10, 2018
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Lecture
Sat Oct 13, 2018
10:00AM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Available
-
Wednesday, Saturday
Instructor: Ashley Maria
363098
Fee:
$499.00
91 days left. Enroll by Nov 16, 2018
See Details
Notes

No meeting November 24.

Visitors not permitted. No refund after November 16. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after November 16, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Sat Nov 17, 2018
10:00AM - 5:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Lecture
Sat Dec 1, 2018
10:00AM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214
Off-Site
Wed Dec 5, 2018
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Lecture
Sat Dec 8, 2018
10:00AM - 4:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 214

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