Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is that the student shall know
the basic of
recording and mixing music.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to
be able to know
an use the equipment connected to an audio studio.

Course contents

Microphone characteristics och microphone
Signal path from microphone to hard drive
Pro Tools basics
Mixing console basics and signal path
EQ and dynamic processing
Effect processors
Practice recordings in group
Own recording

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Audio Technology, Audio Electronics

Recommended or required reading

David Miles Huber & Robert E. Runstein. Modern
Techniques. Focal Press, 2005.
ISBN 0240806255

Study activities

  • Lectures - 40 hours
  • Practical exercises - 40 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 20 hours
  • Individual studies - 33 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

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio


Skaag Oskar


Biström Johnny

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Assessment methods

Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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