• Program: Audio Production
  • Course: Acoustics and Recording Studio Design
  • Course #: ARSP1541
  • Total Credits: 2

Course Description

This course covers principles of sound, room measurement techniques and a discussion of the acoustical properties of room materials and their effect on room acoustics. Special emphasis will be given to cost effective studio design, or more specifically, how to build a recording studio with a limited budget.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course.
Demonstrate an understanding of sound and room measurement techniques
Demonstrate an understanding of the acoustical properties room materials and their effect on room acoustics
Demonstrate an understanding of studio design considerations
Produce an achievable studio design
Evaluate absorber types
Evaluate soundproofing tactics
Calculate room axial modes

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • Lab: 0
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details

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