Tech Girls: Careers for Tech Girls in Audio Engineering, 1st Edition

  • Jackson Nieuwland
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508180105
  • ISBN-13: 9781508180104
  • DDC: 621.389
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released March 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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Overview

From the music industry to movies, television, and gaming, audio engineers are responsible for recording, editing, and mixing the sounds all around us, and with careers in tech forming some of the most lucrative employment opportunities out there, audio engineering is a solid choice for audiophiles who excel at STEM. This book introduces young women to the ins-and-outs of audio engineering, including the basics about equipment, software, and the career paths they can pursue. With a crafted blend of career guidance and social guidance for young women in the workforce, this isn't your typical guide to landing the dream job. This volume helps women understand the unique challenges they face in the workforce and how to stand up to them, paving the way for equal pay, respect in the workplace, and a fulfilling career path crafting the soundtracks to our world.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: What is Audio Engineering?.
2: Getting the Band Heard.
3: Movies Aren’t Silent Anymore.
4: Putting Sound on the Airwaves.
5: The Newest Sounds.
6: Sound is Everywhere, Jobs Aren’t.
7: Surviving as an Audio Engineer.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.