Getting Started with MIDI and Mixing

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Last updated: Jan 19, 2023


This course will explore the concepts of MIDI and mixing, teach you how to use MIDI devices, and walk you through music mixing and layering techniques in GarageBand.

CEU Credits

Enrolled users will earn 0.1 continuing education units (CEUs) upon completing the course.


  1. Learners will be able to use a MIDI instrument
  2. Learners will be able to mix and layer MIDI tracks
  3. Learners will be able to understand the purpose of chord progressions

Additional Info

Prerequisite Skills

The ability to manage time and work independently on a course, the ability to read content at an eighth grade-level in a digital format (or accessibility tools to assist, like screenreader software).

Course Grading Policy

In order to receive CEU credit for this course, you must earn a score of 80% or higher on any quizzes.

Technical Skills and Equipment

  • Equipment: a computer, tablet, or smartphone, access to the internet, headphones (optional)
  • Skills: the ability to navigate a course within a web browser

Accessibility and Support

This course has been designed to be accessible for all users. It is accessible on both computers and mobile devices like tablets and phones. If you have questions about accessibility, please contact us.


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