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Rodney Smith, M.A.

Rodney Smith
  • Lecturer, Media Arts and Science


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  • M.A. Telecommunications, Ball State University (2008)
  • B.M. Music Engineering Technology, Ball State University (1989)


Rodney Smith instructs in all areas of digital audio and video production, collaborating with community partners and government agencies as a way to bring project-based learning into the classroom.

Smith has explored how to use visual media in food marketing and promotion, leading to a special summer course, “Food Stories in Digital Media.” He’s also given presentations that focus on project-based learning and digital communications.

Prior to completing his graduate degree, Smith founded Da Capo Productions, a multimedia production company. He also worked in quality control at Walt Disney Records, and he was a mastering engineer with Cinram, Inc.


NEWM N201 Design Issues in Digital Media

NEWM N202 Digital Storytelling

NEWM N255 Introduction to Digital Sound

NEWM N355 Intermediate Digital Sound Design

NEWM N455 Advanced Digital Sound Design

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