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This course introduces students to the language and theories common to all fields in which audio is used. Classes are in a lecture/demonstration format and make use of a wide assortment of audio synthesis, processing and analysis tools to illustrate different topics and concepts. Topics include an introduction to sound and hearing, analog and digital audio signals, and audio systems theory. This course is supported by Supplemental Instruction Peer Study Groups. Please check our website at www.colum.edu/si for days and times.