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Area/Catalogue
COMM 1078

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

Note: This offering may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

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Course ID
164861

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Creative Industries

Course aim

To introduce students to the key theoretical, formal and practical aspects of screen sound.

Course content

Students will explore sound as it connects to a range of mainstream and non-mainstream media forms and aesthetics. In the practical components of the course students will be introduced to the basic sound skills, techniques and professional practices which underpin film, television and other media production.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Lecture 1 hr x 12 weeks
Computer Practical 2 hrs x 12 weeks
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
Online 3 hrs x 12 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Critical analysis 1575 words equivalent 35% N/A
Production 1 1575 words equivalent 35% N/A
Production 2 1350 words equivalent 30% N/A
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
Critical analysis 1575 words equivalent 35% N/A
Production 1 1575 words equivalent 35% N/A
Production 2 1350 words equivalent 30% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Creative Industries

Degrees this course is offered in

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