Course Title: Implement sound design

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5168

Course Title: Implement sound design

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 44.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Course Contact: John Phillips

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4976

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Course Description

Students will learn the skills and knowledge required to implement sound design for film and other media, developing those aquired in DEVELOP SOUND DESIGN, and implement these in a surround sound recording studio environment.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

However this subject will assume skills and knowledge aquired in DEVELOP SOUND DESIGN.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUSSOU22A Implement sound design


1 Confirm sound design implementation requirements

2 Produce sound design Implement sound plan

3 Implement sound design

4 Evaluate the completed sound


Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Practical project part A – Develop sound design/sound effects for short film (supplied) – 40%
Practical project part B – Music production for same short film – 30%
Practical project part C– Surround mix-down of short film - 30%