SMS iCD is an interactive learning application produced on CD-ROM that takes an 'academic' approach to teach the basic fundamentals of audio, acoustics and sound system equipment.
Sound Made Simple iCD uses eye-catching animation paired with an easy-to-understand presentation that teaches the basic fundamentals of audio and acoustics using a unique, academic approach the industry has yet to see.
Topics covered include Sound & Hearing, Signal Path & Gain Structure, Mixing Consoles, Equalization, Acoustics, Microphones, Signal Processors, Power Amplifiers, Loudspeakers, and Cables, Connectors & Impedance. Several of the units include interactive objects that allow the user to have hands on experience without requiring a full size audio system. The interactive mixing console accurately simulates the look, feel, and function of a real console and incorporates full functionality of the channel and master faders, pan controls, and mute buttons while allowing the user to mix real instrument tracks in real time. There are over 350 comprehensive academic-based modules in a well designed application ideal for both individual and group training sessions.