Course Title: Install, align and test sound equipment

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4144

Course Title: Install, align and test sound equipment

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 35.0

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Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

VART5724C

City Campus

TAFE

345T Media and Communication

Face-to-Face


Course Contact: Anthony

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4268

Course Contact Email: anthony.norris@rmit.edu.au


Course Description

Skills and knowledge you will develop include:
Understanding of Sound Characteristics
Awareness of Sounds’ behaviour in an environment
Overview of Digital Recording
Understand Microphone Operation & Types
Ability to Set-up & Align a Sound System (Safety Issues)
Expected outcomes are:
Understanding of Sound Characteristics
Awareness of Sounds’ behaviour in an environment
Overview of Digital Recording
Understand Microphone Operation & Types
Ability to Set-up & Align a Sound System (Safety Issues)


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

none 



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUSSOU05A Install, align and test sound equipment

Elements:

CUSSOU05A/01 Determine Sound Equipment Requirements

CUSSOU05A/02 Prepare for Installation of sound Equipment

CUSSOU05A/03 Install Sound Equipment

CUSSOU05A/04 Align Sound Equipment

CUSSOU05A/05 Test Sound Equipment

CUSSOU05A/06 Ensure Mechanical Safety Throughout Installation

CUSSOU05A/07 Ensure Electrical Safety Throughout Installation


Learning Outcomes


 


Overview of Assessment

Class practical exercises (including microphone report and analogue mixer signal path) 50%
Written exam (sound, acoustics and digital recording) 50%