INART 258B Fundamentals of Digital Audio
Spring 2017

Class meetings:
Fridays
1:25 - 2:15
100 Music Building I

Week One
Friday, January 13
INART 258B - Course Introduction
Week Two
Friday, January 20
Audio Editing (Exercise 1) and
Recording/Listening assignment
Extra credit assignment Podcast Setup due (see Introduction for details)
Week Three
Friday, January 27
GarageBand (Exercise 2)
* Flexible attendance option *
Exercise 1 due by midnight Thursday (00:00 Friday 1/27/17)
Week Four
Friday, February 3
MIDI Files in GarageBand (Exercise 3)
* Flexible attendance option *
Exercise 2 due by midnight Thursday (00:00 Friday 2/3/17)
Week Five
Friday, February 10
Notation Software (Exercise 4)
* Flexible attendance option *
Exercise 3 due by midnight Thursday (00:00 Friday 2/10/17)
Week Six
Friday, February 17
REVIEW: Notation Software (Exercise 4)
* Flexible attendance option *
Week Seven
Friday, February 24
Working with Audio in GarageBand (Exercise 5)
* Flexible attendance option *
Exercise 4 due by midnight Thursday (00:00 Friday 2/24/17)
Week Eight
Friday, March 3
Movie Soundtrack (Exercise 6)
* Flexible attendance option *
Exercise 5 due by midnight Thursday (00:00 Friday 3/3/17)
First submission deadline for Recording and Listening Analysis
Friday, March 10 SPRING BREAK
Week Nine
Friday, March 17
Multitrack Podcast (Exercise 7)
* Flexible attendance option *
Exercise 6 due by midnight Thursday (00:00 Friday 3/17/17)
Second submission deadline for Recording and Listening Analysis (reduced credit)
Week Ten
Friday, March 24
Filtering Audio in GarageBand (extra credit)
* Flexible attendance option *
Week Eleven
Friday, March 31
Discuss Final Project options
Exercise 7 and Filtering Audio Extra Credit due by midnight Thursday (00:00 Friday 3/31/17)
Third submission deadline for Recording and Listening Analysis (reduced credit)
Week Twelve
Friday, April 7
Mixing boards, meetings on final projects
Fourth submission deadline for Recording and Listening Analysis (reduced credit)
Week Thirteen
Friday, April 14
Meetings on final projects
No class meeting for those not signed up for final project rough draft consultation
Week Fourteen
Friday, April 21
Meetings on final projects
No class meeting for those not signed up for final project rough draft consultation
Final submission deadline for Recording and Listening Analysis (reduced credit)
Week Fifteen
Friday, April 28
Final projects due by 4:00 PM