Courses & Units

Music Technology 1A FCJ117

Hobart

Introduction

The Music Technology major is devoted to developing the student's awareness of what is required for musical expression utilising music technology, as well as how and why this might be achieved, at a professional level.Using industry standard audio design tools, students will engage in problem-based learning requiring them to analyse, experiment with, reflect on revise and develop their craft and skill as music technologists. This first unit introduces students to fundamental concepts, theories and practices relating to music technology.

Summary

Unit name Music Technology 1A
Unit code FCJ117
Credit Points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Arts
Tasmanian College of the Arts
Discipline Music
Coordinator

Dr David Carter

Teaching staff

Dr David Carter

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? Yes

Availability

Location Semester Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students

Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 23/2/2015 23/3/2015 13/4/2015 29/5/2015

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2015 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2015 will be available from the 1st October 2014.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2015: $769.00 2015: $2,102.00 100101

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following units:

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

2 x 90 minute workshop/lectures weekly

Assessment

End of Semester Portfolio 50%; In class assessment and demonstrations 50%

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Textbooks

RequiredNone
Recommended

Andy Farnell, Designing Sound; Michael Hewitt, Music Theory for Computer Musicians

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