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Sonic Arts
0.50 Credit(s)
Prerequisite: 3.0 credits of first-year studio and 1.0 credit of Liberal Studies (including the Writing course with a passing grade of 60%).
This course introduces sound and audio as artistic media. Students learn to record sounds and transform them using visual editing computer software. Each student works at shaping and building this material into short sound studies. Contemporary and historical examples of artists' audio projects and methods of electronic composition are presented and discussed. Students are encouraged to develop their sound studies for film or video soundtracks, in performance or as audio installations.
Notes: Priority in registration is gven to Integrated Media Majors. 200-level sound equipment access.

Please take special note that this course has material fees associated with it.
Conditions: Basic computer knowledge required.
Course was last updated June 3, 2010 - 10:57 AM