Frequently Asked Questions
Are there additional software expenses required for this course?
No. Audacity is a free software program and this course doesn't venture outside of Audacity.
What version of Audacity is required for this course?
I recommend version 3.2.0 or later. Some of the features I show you were introduced in that version and aren't present in earlier versions. I used versions 3.2.0 and 3.2.1 for this course.
What type of recording hardware do I need for this course?
None. This is an introductory course that is centered on the fundamentals of Audacity. The recording I ask you to make can be done with the internal microphone on your computer.
Do I need prior experience with Audacity?
No. This is a beginning course with no prerequisites. Zero experience with Audacity is assumed but basic computer skills will be helpful.
Once I start the course, how long do I have to finish it?
Once you purchase the course, you own it and you can move through it at your own pace. There is no time constraint on finishing it.
Do you talk about microphone technique, room acoustics, or microphone types in this course?
No. Those topics are covered in the Intermediate course.
What if I decide this course isn't for me?
Every course I teach comes with a 30-day money-back guarantee. No questions asked.