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Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

To be able to work individually in the sound studio.

Learning outcomes

Students will learn how to work with Pro Tools. Students will also learn microphone techniques, mixing console basics and develop their ability to analyze recorded music. Train their listening ability. During the course we will record music.

Course contents

Music studio basics Mixing console technology Sound processing equipment Signal path Pro Tools Microphone techniques

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Basic audio technology knowledge.

Previous course names


Recommended or required reading

Jukka Laaksonen: Äänityön kivijalka ISBN13: 9789519824574

Study activities

  • Lectures - 40 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 60 hours
  • Individual studies - 24 hours
  • - 9 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)
  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams

Assessment requirements

Student passes the test (driving license) to use the studio and passes the exam.


Skaag Oskar


Lindfors Kauko

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Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

The timetable of the course

4h föreläsning i veckan + 7h individuellt arbete i studion.

Assessment methods

  • Date of examination will be announced later - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations

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