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NM3610 - Music, Sound and Creative Media

Credit points: 03
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: College of Arts, Society & Education

Available to BNMA, BCI and BCM students or by permission of the Academic Advisor.

In this subject students examine the relationship between sound and the moving image in the context of creative media formats of animation, games and experimental film. Students will develop practical skills within a series of tutorials and utilise these skills to produce assignments focussed on sound in creative media settings.

Learning Outcomes

  • undertake analysis tasks relevant to sound and music as applied in creative media settings;
  • understand theories and terminology relevant to sound and the moving image in creative media settings;
  • use practical skills to develop soundtrack elements for the moving image in creative media formats.
Assumed
Knowledge:
12 CP OF LEVEL 1 SUBJECTS
Prerequisites: NM1600 NM2600, NM2630
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
NM3603

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Coord/Lect: Dr David Salisbury.
Contact hours:
  • 13 hours lectures - Online delivery
  • 26 hours tutorials - Tutorials and practicals
    Assessment: animation assignment (30%); game sound assignment (35%); experimental film assignment (35%).

    External, Study Period 1
    Census Date 28-Mar-2019
    Coord/Lect: Dr David Salisbury.
    Contact hours:
    • 13 hours lectures - Online delivery
    • 26 hours tutorials - Tutorials and practicals
      Assessment: animation assignment (30%); game sound assignment (35%); experimental film assignment (35%).

      Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.