Year 1 modules
Year 2 modules
Modules offered may vary.
You are introduced to digital music, sound effects, dialogue and video and develop the necessary techniques involved in their creation and manipulation. You look at the peripherals required to capture and create audio and video and the software needed to effect the capture and manipulate them. You become familiar with popular commercial software and use the software to create your own soundtracks, sound effects and video.
File types and sizes for audio and video are also be covered, together with compression techniques and a discussion of the size/quality trade-off. Emphasis is given to the practical aspects of capturing, editing, manipulating and embedding of audio and video.