Introduction to Digital Music Techniques (MUSC2653)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit is an introduction to the use of digital sound and music in creative and multimedia contexts. It is a practical course in which students are introduced to tools of sound creation and manipulation. Students will undertake creative projects as a means to learning. In addition, participants will be exposed to a number of approaches to electroacoustic music across the 20th and 21st centuries.

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Further unit of study information

Classes

2 hr lecture/demonstration/week

Assessment

Sound recording and editing assignment (40%); creative assignments (40%); class presentation, online assessments, attendance and participation (20%).

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

18 junior credit points

Prohibitions

MUSC2053

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