Return to Campus
We are in the process of re-opening in-person instruction and select labs in accordance with the guidelines set by the L.A. County Department of Public Health. We remain committed to providing the highest quality course instruction to our students. For more information on our return-to-campus plan please visit lafilm.edu/alerts.
Create Your Future in Audio Production
A growing number of employers are looking for a more versatile audio professional that is proficient as both an audio engineer and content producer. Our associate degree gives you the chance to explore the essential functions of audio production in an accelerated, 18-month course structure.
Earn your associate degree with technical-based training in Avid Pro Tools and work on large-format consoles. This hands-on program is great if you want to sharpen your technical skills quickly and gain a broader understanding of audio engineering.
- Our Associate of Science in Audio Production Degree is 60 credit hours and 18 months in length.
- Each class is studied exclusively during a four-week period allowing students to focus on one particular subject at a time.
Audio for Media
Build a keen ear for quality audio. This course introduces students to the fundamental aspects of creating and recording audio elements for film, television and video games. Topics include field and production recording, sound-effect design, Foley recording, dialogue recording and editing, automated dialogue replacement (ADR), music editing and mixing to picture.
Live Sound Production
Experience the excitement of live events and concerts. Students learn what it’s like to work in the live-sound industry including concerts, touring, corporate productions, conventions and audio/visual installations. Upon completion of this course, students learn the construction and interface of show production systems, as well as the stage setups, the business aspects
of live sound and various audio jobs in the field.
Pro Tools Essentials
Discover the power of Pro Tools software. Within this advanced course, students will apply their workstation skills to highly specialized concepts and procedures, such as multi-track drum editing, advanced hardware I/O setup, MIDI routing and hardware/software integration. Upon completion of this course, students can confidently create and edit recordings as well as produce sound for film scores, TV, studio albums, and more.
Creativity never stops, why should you? Students are outfitted with a MacBook Pro loaded with Logic Pro X and Avid Pro Tools as well as a professional mic and stand, headphones and external hard drive*.
*Specific types of gear and gear info subject to change without notice.