Course Info

POST 124: Sound Design I (Formerly DC 215)

Due to COVID-19, Spring in-class sections will be conducted online. Please contact your instructor for more information.

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

Fall 2020-2021

Section: 101
Class number: 10672
Meeting time: MW 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: OLSYN CH000 at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 401
Class number: 10673
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: OLSYN CH000 at Online Campus
CLOSED
Section: 701
Class number: 10674
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: OLSYN CH000 at Online Campus

Spring 2019-2020

Section: 301
Class number: 30048
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: REMOT E0000
Section: 601
Class number: 31054
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: REMOT E0000
Section: 901
Class number: 30047
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: REMOT E0000
Section: 902
Class number: 30246
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: REMOT E0000

Winter 2019-2020

Section: 201
Class number: 25604
Meeting time: MW 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 202
Class number: 25605
Meeting time: TuTh 2:40PM - 4:10PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 250
Class number: 27266
Meeting time: -
Location: AUSCU 00000 at Study Abroad
Instructor: Martha McGivern
Section: 501
Class number: 25606
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 502
Class number: 25607
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 503
Class number: 25608
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 801
Class number: 25609
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED

Fall 2019-2020

Section: 101
Class number: 16022
Meeting time: MW 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 401
Class number: 16023
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00526 at Loop Campus
Section: 701
Class number: 16024
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus

Spring 2018-2019

Section: 301
Class number: 30337
Meeting time: Tu 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 302
Class number: 30604
Meeting time: Th 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 901
Class number: 30336
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: DPAUL C106C at Loop Campus
Section: 902
Class number: 36634
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: DPAUL C106C at Loop Campus

Winter 2018-2019

Section: 201
Class number: 25434
Meeting time: MW 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 202
Class number: 25765
Meeting time: TuTh 2:40PM - 4:10PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 501
Class number: 27147
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 502
Class number: 25679
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 503
Class number: 25605
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 801
Class number: 25399
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus

Fall 2018-2019

Section: 101
Class number: 14710
Meeting time: MW 9:40AM - 11:10AM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: Kahra Scott-James
Section: 401
Class number: 14711
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00526 at Loop Campus
Section: 701
Class number: 15102
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED

Summer I 2017-2018

Section: 201
Class number: 41625
Meeting time: TuTh 10:00AM - 1:15PM
Location: CDM 00526 at Loop Campus

Spring 2017-2018

Section: 301
Class number: 34050
Meeting time: Tu 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 302
Class number: 34455
Meeting time: Th 1:00PM - 4:15PM
Location: STDCT 00331 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 601
Class number: 34048
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 901
Class number: 34049
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00922 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Kahra Scott-James

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
Instructor: Kahra Scott-James
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
CLOSED
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
Instructor: Kahra Scott-James
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
Instructor: Kahra Scott-James

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
Instructor: Kahra Scott-James


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