This aim of this course is to give students a basic understanding of studio recording from hardware to software with an emphasis on vocal recording. Students will gain a basic understanding of sound theory and learn about the overall signal flow from sound source to recording device via microphone, mixer and audio interface. Students will learn how to create a digital recording in Garageband or Logic Pro 9. Students will also learn how to import audio files for background music and sound effects and export a final mix as an MP3.