Course Info

DC 215: Introduction to Sound Design

This course is an introduction to sound editing and sound design. The course examines the place of sound in cinema, both artistic and technological. The course will cover the basics of sound, microphones, and analogue-to-digital conversion. Lectures, readings, and film clips will be used to illustrate the language of film sound, as practiced by film directors, sound designers, and editors. Students will learn to edit sound assignments with Pro Tools and current technologies. PREREQUISITE(S): None

Winter 2017-2018

Section: 201
Class number: 20741
Meeting time: MW 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 202
Class number: 21120
Meeting time: TuTh 2:40PM - 4:10PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 501
Class number: 20701
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 502
Class number: 21009
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 503
Class number: 20927
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
Section: 802
Class number: 21059
Meeting time: M 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus

Fall 2017-2018

Section: 101
Class number: 12428
Meeting time: MW 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 102
Class number: 12998
Meeting time: TuTh 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 401
Class number: 12429
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED

Spring 2016-2017

Section: 301
Class number: 33473
Meeting time: Tu 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 302
Class number: 33926
Meeting time: Th 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 601
Class number: 33471
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 901
Class number: 33472
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 201
Class number: 22144
Meeting time: MW 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 202
Class number: 27098
Meeting time: TuTh 2:40PM - 4:10PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 501
Class number: 22093
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
Section: 502
Class number: 22570
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 503
Class number: 22411
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
Section: 802
Class number: 22666
Meeting time: M 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED

Fall 2016-2017

Section: 101
Class number: 32970
Meeting time: MW 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus

Section 102

Class number 41596

Meeting dates: 9/7/2016 - 11/22/2016
Meeting time: TuTh 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Meeting dates: 9/7/2016 - 11/22/2016
Meeting time: TuTh 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus


Section: 401
Class number: 32972
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED

Summer II 2015-2016

Section: 501
Class number: 40865
Meeting time: MW 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00526 at Loop Campus

Spring 2015-2016

Section: 301
Class number: 32759
Meeting time: Tu 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 302
Class number: 33306
Meeting time: Th 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 601
Class number: 32757
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 901
Class number: 32758
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00526 at Loop Campus

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 201
Class number: 22658
Meeting time: MW 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 501
Class number: 22603
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
Section: 502
Class number: 26603
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 503
Class number: 22987
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 801
Class number: 22604
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 802
Class number: 27050
Meeting time: M 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus

Fall 2015-2016

Section: 101
Class number: 11476
Meeting time: MW 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 401
Class number: 11477
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00526 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 402
Class number: 11711
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00526 at Loop Campus
CLOSED

Summer II 2014-2015

Section: 501
Class number: 40946
Meeting time: MW 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00526 at Loop Campus

Spring 2014-2015

Section: 301
Class number: 30244
Meeting time: Tu 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 302
Class number: 37407
Meeting time: Th 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 601
Class number: 30242
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 901
Class number: 30243
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: DPAUL C106C at Loop Campus

Winter 2014-2015

Section: 201
Class number: 20420
Meeting time: MW 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 501
Class number: 20358
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: DPAUL C106C at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 503
Class number: 26719
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: DPAUL C106C at Loop Campus
Section: 801
Class number: 20359
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: DPAUL C106C at Loop Campus

Fall 2014-2015

Section: 101
Class number: 10339
Meeting time: MW 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 401
Class number: 10340
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00526 at Loop Campus
Section: 402
Class number: 10626
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00526 at Loop Campus
CLOSED

Summer I 2013-2014

Section: 201
Class number: 42059
Meeting time: TuTh 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00526 at Loop Campus

Spring 2013-2014

Section: 601
Class number: 30284
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 901
Class number: 30285
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: DPAUL C106C at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 902
Class number: 30286
Meeting time: Tu 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus

Winter 2013-2014

Section: 201
Class number: 20513
Meeting time: TuTh 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 501
Class number: 20445
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 502
Class number: 20446
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus

Fall 2013-2014

Section: 101
Class number: 11306
Meeting time: MW 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 401
Class number: 11307
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
Section: 402
Class number: 15850
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00526 at Loop Campus
Instructor: William Connor

Summer II 2012-2013

Section: 501
Class number: 41938
Meeting time: TuTh 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: CDM 00526 at Loop Campus
Instructor: William Connor

Spring 2012-2013

Section: 601
Class number: 35177
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
Section: 901
Class number: 35178
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: DPAUL C106C at Loop Campus
Section: 902
Class number: 35179
Meeting time: M 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: William Connor

Winter 2012-2013

Section: 201
Class number: 25651
Meeting time: TuTh 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: William Connor
Section: 501
Class number: 25127
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 502
Class number: 25128
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus