Introduction to Pro Tools

MUSC X 479.12

Learn the foundational skills and working knowledge needed to use Pro Tools. Learn how to start your own projects or interface with others using Pro Tools. This course is ideal for those who are just beginning with Pro Tools.

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Online
Hybrid
Starting at $699.00
As few as 10 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Introduce yourself to topics such as system capabilities, navigation, and display basics
  • Understand the edit, mix, audio recording, and editing functions
  • Delve into basic mixing concepts, elastic audio, importing audio/video files, and more
  • Prepare for the AVID certified Pro Tools 101 exam

About this course:

Ideal for those who have recently purchased Pro Tools and have been working with the system for less than one year. Learn the foundational skills and working knowledge needed to perform basic Pro Tools operations, and begin your own projects or interface with others using Pro Tools. Topics include system capabilities, navigation and display basics, understanding the edit and mix windows, making your first audio recording, making selections and playing audio, using the editing modes and tools, importing audio and working with video files, using fades, managing audio clips, elastic audio, basic mixing concepts, introduction to Real Time plug-ins, and an introduction to MIDI within Pro Tools. This course prepares you for the AVID certified Pro Tools 101 exam.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Introduction to Pro Tools.

Basic computer skills and basic audio technology concepts. Students must have access to their own Mac or PC laptop with a minimum of 15 GB of free space, a power adapter, and Pro Tools 12 or 2018 (installed and fully updated); external hard drive/audio interface/mic/midi keyboard are optional but recommended. 

Winter 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Enrollment Closed
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370640
Fee:
$699.00
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Notes
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required. Materials required.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 10, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Students must have access to their own Mac or PC laptop with a minimum of 15 GB of free space, a power adapter, and Pro Tools 12 or newer (installed and fully updated); external hard drive/audio interface/mic/midi keyboard are optional.

Available Format(s):

Hybrid courses utilize a combination of in-person classroom meetings and online meetings.

Future Offering (Opens February 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
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Monday 6:30PM - 10:00PM
Location: UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
372328
Fee:
$699.00
See Details
Notes

No meeting May 25, 2020.

This course includes both online sessions and classroom meetings. Refer to course syllabus for online session details.

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 19, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
(Optional) Pro Tools 101: Pro Tools Fundamentals I v12.8 by Frank D. Cook
Students must have access to their own Mac or PC laptop with a minimum of 15 GB of free space, a power adapter, and Pro Tools 12 or 2018 (installed and fully updated); external hard drive/audio interface/mic/midi keyboard are optional but recommended.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Mon Apr 6, 2020
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Mon Apr 13, 2020
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Mon Apr 20, 2020
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Mon Apr 27, 2020
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Mon May 4, 2020
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Mon May 11, 2020
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Mon May 18, 2020
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Mon May 25, 2020
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Mon Jun 1, 2020
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15
Lecture
Mon Jun 8, 2020
6:30PM - 10:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood B15

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