2018-2019 Catalog 
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2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AVTS 2374 - Audio for Live Entertainment Technology

3 Credits (2 hrs. lec., 2 hrs. lab.) Basic principles of live sound reinforcement. Emphasis on signal flow, acoustic, sound reinforcement set-ups and installation, signal processing, microphone selections and placement. Includes setting up sound systems and mixing live music. Topics include microphones, control consoles, reproduction techniques, amplification, distribution, loudspeaker systems, frequency response, decibels, and dynamic range. Prerequisite: AVTS 1371  with a minimum grade of C or Departmental approval.
Course Outcomes
1 - Understand the basic principles of sound.
2 - Understand sound reinforcement systems.
3 - Set up and utilize a variety of live sound reinforcement equipment.
4 - Manage an audio event.
5 - Complete required paperwork for audio events.