Audio Recording & Editing for Beginners

Javed Hassam, Adventurous Filmmaker & Graphics Designer

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13 Videos (59m)
    • Intro

    • Lec 1 : How to get Audacity

    • Lec 2 : Recording your audio

    • Lec 3 : Removing background noise

    • Lec 4 : Working with multiple tracks

    • Lec 5 : Amplification

    • Lec 6 : Echo effects

    • Lec 7 : Having Your Home Studio

    • Lec 8 : Robot voice effect

    • Lec 9 : Make your voice sound scary

    • Lec 10 : Make your voice sound better

    • Lec 11 : Producing radio advert

    • Lec 12 : The Class Project


About This Class

In this class you will learn how to use Audacity (which is a free and powerful audio editing software) to your advantage in order to record professionally your audio.

You will learn how to:

  • Get Audacity from the internet and install it
  • Put the correct settings before recording your audio
  • Remove unwanted background noise
  • Work with multiple tracks
  • Add various type of effects to your audio
  • Change the pitch and tempo of your voice
  • Have your own home studio with a budget less than $ 300 (Bonus Video)
  • Produce Radio advert
  • Perform voice over for different characters

This class is absolutely for beginners. However if you follow all the lectures and practice the lessons, I can guarantee you that you will be at an advance level at the end of the class.

15 of 15 students recommendSee All

I found this to be a great intro to Audacity. Mad props to Javed for his English as a second language skills! So impressed!!!
I am happy to have enrolled in this class. Now things are easy for me in Audacity for me.
I do not regret to have attended this class. If you do not know anything about audio recording and want to learn about it, just attend this class.





Javed Hassam

Adventurous Filmmaker & Graphics Designer

Javed Hassam has  been an independent filmmaker since the year 2007. He likes to write stories and make movies out of them in order to entertain people. When he produces a video he absolutely has to get involved in each and every part concerning the stages of production. In other words he write his own scripts, draws for storyboards, works as a film director and camera operator. Sometimes he plays in his own movies and as a video editor he edits his videos in the post production process and creates his own special effects using sophisticated software like Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects. He also creates his own sound effects and soundtracks using software like Audacity, Adobe SoundBooth, Adobe Auditions and FL Studio.

So film-making is something that he is really passionate about and he is always excited in working on new videos. In his free times He participates in various international video contests in order to improve his skills, works on new challenging projects, meet other filmmakers and learn from them as well as from the judges.

As Javed likes everything which involved creativity, he has studied Graphics Design at the University of Technology, Mauritius and has been working as a freelance Graphics Designer since 2012. He has mastered software like Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign and many others. He has also obtained a Postgraduate Diploma in Virtual Reality and 3d Development at Eon Entrepreneur School which is  the world leader in Virtual Reality based knowledge transfer for industry, education, and edutainment. He is able to work in teams as a 2D and 3D artist to build virtual reality and augmented reality applications for various AR and VR systems such as the Eon Icube, Eon Ibench, Eon Idesk, Eon Interactive Mirror and many others.

Now Javed is determined to build courses for online platforms such as to share his knowledge to people around the world.The courses are going to be about film-making, graphics designs, sound editing, drawing, painting, digital arts, 2D and 3D animations and fitness. He will also continue to work on new movies for international competitions and hopefully come up with more creative videos.

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