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Recording and Sound Reinforcement FCJ217


This unit introduces students to specialist knowledge in recording and sound reinforcement techniques. Students will explore the practical application of sound reinforcement and recording technology in context of key artists, genres and technical developments. Students will analyse, synthesise and apply this knowledge to create new / re-imagined recordings.


Unit name Recording and Sound Reinforcement
Unit code FCJ217
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law & Education
School of Creative Arts
Discipline Music

Mr Stewart Long

Teaching staff

Mr Stewart Long

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No


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FCF110 Foundation Audio or College equivalent

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Teaching Pattern

1 x 90 minute lecture per week

1 x 90 min tutorial per week

Assignments 50%

Class tasks 20%

Examination 30%

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Flexible Study Options

 Web Supported



Modern Recording Techniques, 7th edition. Huber & Runstein. Focal Press. 2005


The Audio Expert. Ethan Winer. Focal press. 2012 Live Sound Mixing, 3rd edition. Duncan Fry. Roztralia Productions, 2000

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