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Editing Sound and Image (8120.4)

Level: Undergraduate First Year Level
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands: 1
Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Design
Discipline: Discipline of Creative and Cultural Practice


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  • UC College Trimester 3, 2017, ON-CAMPUS, UCC-BRUCE (166560) - View
  • Semester 2, 2017, ON-CAMPUS, TQB-SB (173884) - View
  • Semester 2, 2017, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (165126) - View
  • UC College Trimester 2, 2017, ON-CAMPUS, UCC-BRUCE (165620) - View
  • Winter Term, 2017, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (164889) - View
  • Semester 2, 2016, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (162948) - View
  • Winter Term, 2016, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (162949) - View
  • UC College Trimester 1, 2016, ON-CAMPUS, UCC-BRUCE (153299) - View
  • UC College Trimester 3, 2015, ON-CAMPUS, UCC-BRUCE (142563) - View
  • Semester 2, 2015, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (139790) - View
  • Winter Term, 2015, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (141261) - View

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This unit introduces students to fundamental principles of sound and screen production and post-production, including screen grammar and image/sound relationships. It introduces a range of specific techniques include microphone operation, location sound recording, video camera operation and sound and image editing. This conceptual and practical material is illustrated by case studies of a wide range of media practices, including film, television and digital media.

Learning Outcomes


1. 1. Demonstrate a practical understanding of sound and video acquisition and editing;

2. Plan, develop and create media works using sound and video production;

3. Analyze and apply basic screen grammar and image/sound relationships;

4. Critically reflect on their own creative choices and techniques and those of their peers

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Contact Hours

Up to three hours of class contact per week.





Assumed Knowledge

Basic skills in computer and internet use.

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