Course Title: Mix recorded music

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4276

Course Title: Mix recorded music

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Term2 2011,
Term2 2012,
Term2 2013,
Term2 2014,
Term2 2015

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

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Course Description

This course is delivered in conjunction with VART 6073C Record Sound.

This unit will focus on supervised recording studio use and tuition, completing the final mix of material recorded in the “Record Sound” unit. Students will cover the practice of final sound mixdown in a professional studio environment.

Please note: this course guide is relevant only to Sound Group 1E

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUSSOU405A Mix recorded music


Element 1 Prepare for music mix

Element 2 Mix music elements

Element 3 Finalise mixing operations

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to complete a multi channel music mixdown, utilising large format consoles, hardware & software processors through a variety of monitors.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment tasks in the course include, class participation, group and individual edit projects