Composition and Multimedia (CMPN4011)


This unit will focus on electronic music composition involving new paradigms brought about by real-time performance, installations, network technology, human computer interaction, gestural control and integration with visual arts and video animations. The aim is to encourage students to explore and maximise the possibilities offered by the current lab and studio environments at the Conservatorium. This unit of study will also investigate the available literature on topics such as multimedia, interactive and installation work in the context of contemporary electronic music practice.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

No data is available for this section at this time.

Further unit of study information


2hr lab/studio session/wk


Initial Documentation Research (10%), Article Summaries (40%), Final Project (50%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge


Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Find a non-award course for this unit of study

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.

Find a cross-institutional course for this unit of study