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BCST 2256 - Audio Sound Design 2

Broadcast Communications Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

Course Details

This course is a hands-on introduction to sound production for different types of video. Students will explore recording location sound for documentaries, feature films and live TV, and creating sound effects and voice-over tracks for animations and web commercials. They will also examine common industry pre-production planning considerations, practices of capturing location sound in various production set-ups, post-production software editing and sound design techniques.


BCST 1256



This course was retired after the Fall 2017 term and is no longer offered through BCIT Part-time Studies.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify sound pre-production requirements.
  • Demonstrate location sound capturing techniques.
  • Distinguish the useful ambient sound from unwanted environment noise.
  • Demonstrate advanced dialogue and sound effects editing techniques.
  • Design and edit Foley tracks.
  • Arrange ADR and Dubbing sessions.
  • Demonstrate mixing and Syncing sound for video.

Effective as of Winter 2014

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