Subject: Audio Recording Production

Teacher Name: Ryan Bezeau


Phone Number: (902) 275-2700

Email: bezeaur@gnspes.ca

Course overview:

Rapid advances in technology have created an environment for making music in new ways.  The use of multi-track recorders and computer technology enable people to create in a studio environment in their homes.  Music for commercials, films, and CD’s are being produced without entering a studio.

Recording Arts Technology will provide students with a working knowledge and understanding of today’s audio technology.  This course will serve as a springboard for students with an interest in music, electronics, popular culture, computers and audio technology.

Marking Breakdown

Projects 35%

Tests 15%

Assignments 25%

Final exam/project 25%

What you need to have:

  • A set of headphones (Ear buds)
  • gnspes account

It would be nice if you had:

  • Your own laptop
  • USB mic/Audio interface

Classroom expectations:

  • Abide by Covid safety protocols
  • Be respectful of the equipment
    • Put equipment away when you’re finished using it.
    • If something breaks report it to Mr. Bezeau
    • No food or drink around the equipment


Evaluation and Assessment:

Evaluation and assessment may include but is not limited to:

  • Projects
  • Observations
  • Rubrics
  • Assignments
  • Tests
  • Checklists
  • Self/Peer assessment

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ARP Learning Outcomes

Unit/outcomes Principles of sound 1.1 Demonstrate an understanding of the language of electronics as it relates to audio 1.2 Explore recordings in a critical manner using musical and recording terminology and techniques 1.3 Determine the acoustic characteristics of a wide range of sound sources and environments 1.4 Demonstrate an understanding of the evolution of recording …

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