First post of the semester. In class you’ll be learning the Zoom recorders. You’ll want to keep the record settings at 48 kHz/24 bit rate to get good quality sound. But what does that mean? Here’s a good explanation of these terms from the web site Musician’s Friend.
Also, a hot troubleshooting and trouble prevention tip for audio recording and any other media production work: Read the manual! If you don’t have it, Googling the product name will do it.