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Course: Edit Audio Professionally Using Audacity - For Beginners!

Edit Audio Professionally Using Audacity - For Beginners!

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About this Course

This course teaches the fundamentals of editing audio in Audacity in an easy to understand format.

After completing the course you will have a great understanding of:

  • What Audacity is
  • How to navigate and operate the software
  • How to edit audio files
  • How to edit audio from video footage
  • How to fix bad audio
  • How blend audio with music
  • Various audio formats
  • The proper settings to get the best quality
  • And more!

You will now be able to offer high quality audio for podcasts, tedex, speeches, sermons, and more with these professional editing techniques! Stop wasting your valuable time searching the internet for the right material and get everything you need to edit and improve audio files easily in Audacity in this step by step tutorial course!

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All these reviews were copied from the course reviews below.

"Good course. Very informative info. All videos are downloadable, which is always a big plus to me. Well worth it..." - Reggie Spigner

"The course was well explained and the instructions and demonstrations were easy to follow. I was able to chop up and edit sounds in Audacity as I followed this course very easily. The instructor is a nice down to earth and real guy and seems to really want to help people improve their skills. This course is recommended for beginners looking to learn how to use Audacity for their projects." - A L

"Joseph is such a great instructor. He comes across well- very likeable and explains things step by step. I have just started a new career doing voiceovers and what I learned in this course has been invaluable. Recommended." - Business Divas Academy

Who this course is for:

  • This course is best suited for beginners and those looking to brush up on their audio editing skills
  • This course is not for those looking for an extensive audio editing course. We only cover the basics here but rest a sure you will have more than enough information to create professional audio projects
Basic knowledge
  • No experience is needed. You only need a computer and an internet connection to download Audacity for free, which I show you how in this course
What you will learn
  • Blend music and vocal tracks
  • Create podcast styled lectures
  • Edit and improve audio in Audacity
Curriculum
Number of Lectures: 23
Total Duration: 01:05:58
Welcome to the course
  • Course Overview  

    This lecture covers what's in each section of the course and will give you an expectation of what you will be able to do after completion. 

What is Audacity?
  • What is Audacity?  

    After completing this lecture you will understand the functionality and benefits of using Audacity to edit audio files. 

  • How to download Audacity for free without getting a virus  

     After completing this lecture you will be able to comfortably navigate within Audacity and quickly find the main tools needed to edit and enhance audio 

  • Take a tour of the program  

    After completing this lecture you will know how to find all the tools and navigate with in Audacity. 

  • Assignment #1  
Common audio editing techniques
  • Importing, creating tracks, and navigating the timeline  

    After completing this lecture you will be able to import various audio files and create both stereo and mono tracks 

  • Cutting audio  

    After completing this lecture you will know what the "cut" tool does and how it's used in Audacity. 

  • Splitting audio  

    Learn the proper way to separate audio files 

  • Joining audio  

     Learn how to join audio files in Audacity. 

  • Copy and pasting audio  

    After completing this lecture you will be able to add the skill of copying and pasting audio files in Audacity. 

  • Trimming and silencing audio  

    After completing this lecture you will know the difference between trimming and silencing audio in Audacity. 

  • Fading audio  

    After completing this lecture you will be able to use this audio editing technique to blend files together.

  • Assignment #2  
Step by step instructions to improving bad audio
  • How to remove very annoying background noise from an audio track  

    After completing this lecture you will be able to remove annoying background noise in just a few clicks in Audacity. 

  • Getting rid of the "p" sound  

    After completing this lecture you will have a basic understanding of equalization and how to use the eq effect to remove the "p sound" in audio files. 

  • Boosting the volume level without causing distortion  

    After completing this section you will know how to properly permanently increase the loudness of your music or audio file without destroying the quality. 

Applying what you learned in the real world
  • How to blend music and vocal tracks (part 1)  

    View (part 1) of a practical application example of me using the audio editing techniques in Audacity to create a podcast lecture with blended music and talking audio.

  • How to blend music and vocal tracks (part 2)  

     View (part 2) of a practical application example of me using the audio editing techniques in Audacity to create a podcast lecture with blended music and talking audio. 

  • Exporting, adding metadata, and saving files  

    Learn how to turn your finished project into an mp3 or wav file. You will also learn to input background information such as: the name of the project, author, and track in each file you export. 

Understanding file types for the best quality
  • Lossy Vs. Lossless Files  

    After watching this lecture you will have a better understanding on the different type of audio files. 

  • Bit Rate Explained  
  • Audio Formats .. A Deeper Look  

    We will dive into a deeper explanation on topics such as: samples per second (44.1khz vs 48khz), audio formats, and more... 

  • Assignment #3  
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