Catalog / Accredited Certificate

Audio Arts

Certificate Details

  Key Topics

Courses cover audio arts in the entertainment industry, the principles of music and recording, sequencing technology, and an overview of audio workstations.


Accredited Certificate + Project LaunchBox™


Jun 26 (7 months, 100% online)

Accredited Certificates are offered via Full Sail University.

Earn the basic skills you need enter the world of independent audio creation. This hands-on certificate focuses on critical aspects of the audio production process, including recording, music creation, editing, and sequencing. Students also complete professional development training to help enhance their credentials and marketability in the audio industry.

Who This Is For

Students and creatives interested in independent audio creation and learning recording industry processes and techniques.

What You'll Learn

  • Recording principles such as audio basics, signal flow, microphone techniques, and basic file and session management.
  • The history, principles, and various uses of sequencing technology, MIDI-based hardware and software, in the modern recording studio.
  • How to use digital audio workstations with hands-on instruction and practical experience using computer-based recording systems.

What You'll Earn

Project LaunchBox™

Project LaunchBox™ is a Full Sail program that provides students with powerful technology to help create projects. All of your files, multimedia creations, and coursework are at your fingertips 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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Included Components

  • Apple MacBook Pro
  • 3-yr Applecare Extended Warranty
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • Belkin 4-port USB Hub (Powered)
  • Auralia (Download)
  • Focusrite Scarlett 2i2
  • iLok USB Dongle
  • Logic Pro
  • Musition (Download)
  • Novation Launchkey SL MkIII MIDI Keyboard
  • On-Stage Stands - Desktop Microphone Stand
  • Pro Tools (Download)
  • Sennheiser E835-N Microphone
  • Sennheiser HD280 PRO Headphone
  • Sibelius (Download)
  • StageMaster 25ft XLR Microphone Cable
Laptop computer

Course Schedule

Monthly Breakdown

Our Instructors

All courses at Full Sail DC3 are taught by expert, responsive educators who have years of experience in their subject. They bring a deep knowledge of industry best practices and workflows and share it with you, to support your education and help move you along your learning path.

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About Full Sail DC3

Full Sail DC3 is a dynamic, short-form education platform that offers online courses and accredited certifications. With the values and benefits of Full Sail University, DC3 is backed by over 40 years of experience in entertainment media and emerging technology, as well as more than a decade of experience delivering compelling online education.

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