This unit is an advanced exploration of digital sound and music in creative and multimedia contexts. It is a subject in which students are expected to make sophisticated use of sound creation and manipulation tools in pursuit of their own musical ideas. Students will undertake creative projects as a means to learning. An ability to read music at a basic level and an understanding of fundamental musical terminology is an advantage in this unit of study.
3 hr lecture/demonstration/wk
Creative assignments (80%), Weekly review and presentation of work (20%).
Students who do not meet the pre-requisite may seek special permission from the subject co-ordinator