Course Title: Incorporate audio into multimedia presentations

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5168

Course Title: Incorporate audio into multimedia presentations

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 40.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Course Contact: Tim Johnston

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254325

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course involves the analysis and exploration of audio for multimedia purposes, in particular sound online. Construction of all audio and visual elements of a web site within Dreamweaver, focusing on the production of audio for online streaming/downloading, and the implications in relation to MP3 type codecs. Use of current industry standard software, Logic Audio, Pro Tools, Flash, Photoshop, and Illustrator in the production of audio and visual elements.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICPMM44CA Incorporate audio into multimedia presentations


Identify and describe formats of digital audio
Use digital audio software
Design and edit digital audio
Construct a digital audio track

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

Assessment will take place via class based practical exercises, written report, and submission of an online fully functional website incorporating a portfolio of audio recordings/productions.