This is the second of three units designed to develop key practical and theoretical skills relating to the practice of music required for today’s creative musician. You will engage in a variety of learning environments and activities aimed at developing essential literacies through integrated music theory and musicianship training. You will also learn the applied principles of digital audio through the use of specialist software platforms and their application and connection to a variety of musical contexts.
|Unit name||Tools, Techniques and Digital Audio|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Dr Damien Kingston
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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- Identify and analyse increasingly complex harmonic, melodic and/or rhythmic materials.
- Construct and express harmonic, melodic and/or rhythmic material.
- Explain and apply use of digital audio tools.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
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FCA120 Tools, Techniques and Sound
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
FCP102 , FCA105, FCA103
Weekly Workshop (3 hours)
Task 1: Homework and Formative Assessments (40%)
Task 2: Theory Assignment (20%)
Task 3: Aural Assessment, 60 minutes (20%)
Task 4: Digital Audio Project (20%)
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