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MUSONIC 1010 - Sound & Media

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Incompatible: GENMUS 1014
Assessment: Exam 1 25%, Essay (1500 words) 30%, Exam 2 45%

This course focuses on the following content: (1) the use of sound in the media, with attention to film, television, games; (2) the concepts of montage and collage and their application to sound for media; (3) media and sound editing concepts and techniques; (4) detailed scene analysis of examples from films, television, games; (5) psychological and aesthetic aspects of sound in media; (6) the role of sound in the construction of the media; (7) technological basis of sound in the media; (8) historical development of sound in the media.

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Postgraduate Coursework
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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 08/08/2022 Wed 17/08/2022 Fri 16/09/2022 Fri 28/10/2022

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
24394 LE01 80 43 28 Jul - 15 Sep Thursday 12pm - 2pm Hartley, 112, Concert Room
6 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 12pm - 2pm Hartley, 112, Concert Room
29782 LEC0 10 8 This class does not have any timetabled face-to-face sessions. Please check MyUni or contact your Course Coordinator for details.