In Grade 12, students demonstrate advanced level skills in Pro Tools© audio editing software and are exposed to advanced level studio recording techniques. They are then introduced to more live recording fundamentals and techniques. Students continue to receive instruction in recording ethics requirements, ear training and the laws that govern the sound production technology industry, as well as preparing to take the Pro Tools© certification exam.
Students successfully completing this course of study will be able to pursue a two-year sound production technology degree at a college or university or go on to a four-year music degree. Students can obtain immediate employment in the sound production technology areas. Jobs include: recording engineer, sound reinforcement specialist and sound production technician. Students graduating from sound production technology also find success in the military in the communications and public relations fields.