Sound Engineering 2

Module code
Curricular domain
Profile, extension and depth: Practical Classes
Group size
Number of course weeks
Class duration
1 hour per week
Total contact hours
24 hours
Study load
116 hours

Form / content / level

Completion of Sound Engineering 1.
See Competencies Matrix.
Developing advanced skills towards a better mix and production, for those who have deficiencies in sound engineering.
Relation to other modules
Composition for Film and Theatre modules.
Students will be handling most aspects of mixing and recording techniques like:
setting up a mix from scratch;
the use of eq;
the use of compression;
the use of effects;
how to setup microphones.
Students will be working on all kinds of music, but at the last part of the module, the focus will be on their own compositions.
Mode(s) of instruction
Group classes.
Material & Tools
Pro Tools, Cubase, Logic.
Student activity

Examination and assessment

Mode(s) of assessment
Assessment by the instructor at the end of the module.
Students should have mastered the elements described under Contents, are able to mix advanced pop and orchestra mixes.
Pass requirements
The student has completed this module if being awarded a minimum grade of 5.5 at the end of the module.
Examination procedure
Assessment of the products handed in by the students.
Resit options
See the Education and Assessment Plan.

Module summary

This program is for those who want to advance their skills in recording and mixing.
Case study orientated advanced training in class plus mixing homework.
Students bring their own productions into the lessons which are part of the lessons.