Media, Radio and Esports
Learn synthesis and sound shaping techniques to create your own sounds and effects and enhance story telling with sound. Analyse a film script to develop sound ideas prior to post-production. Analyse current film trailers and create sound design for an existing film trailer to use as part of your portfolio of work. Use automation and MIDI controllers to perform real-time manipulation of effects parameters for sound design. You will also study the work of other sound designers and create sound effects for a short animated film.
Demonstrations and explanations from Tutor Practical workshops Class discussion of listening assignments Taking notes during lectures and audio-visual presentations Individual projects
Access outside of class to a computer A strong interest in music. Some experience of using Apple computers would be an advantage, but support during class will be given. Basic computer skills, file management, etc.
Although examples will be drawn from Logic we can also provide Logic, Ableton, Cubase, Adobe Audition and Reaper Due to the nature of the instruments/content of the course you might be exposed to high volume levels. We strongly encourage everyone to bring a pair of ear plugs to every lesson.
Pen and paper to take notes A USB memory stick to save your work Handouts and materials given by the tutor
Composing for Film, Logic Pro, Sound Art, Mixing and Mastering courses