Unit Set Information

Sound Production Vet Specialisation

Effective from 01-JAN-2017 : Code VSAAAT

This specialisation covers a broad spectrum of disciplines in sound production and operation. Students develop skills and knowledge in the areas of theatre, film, television, radio, concerts, festivals, studio work and trade presentations. Specific procedures are studied in stage and concert sound, digital sound and sound for the electronic media.The theory and practice of music recording and the creation of special effects for theatre are also studied. Investigation into the new areas of acoustic sculpture and art is encouraged.


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This Vet Specialisation can be studied in the following courses:

Mode of Delivery

On Campus at Mount Lawley

Learning Outcomes

Related Careers

Sound Recordist, Sound Designer, Sound Mixer

Vet Specialisation Structure

Year 1 - Vet Full

Audio Technologies
Unit Code Unit Title
CUAMPF502Incorporate interactive technology into performance
CUASOU403Manage audio system control networks
Unit Code Unit Title
CUAPPR505Establish and maintain safe creative practice
Film Sound 2
Unit Code Unit Title
CUAPPM604Plan and manage film and media post-production
CUASOU507Compile music for soundtracks
CUASOU408Edit dialogue
Live Sound 2
Unit Code Unit Title
CUASOU506Create a final sound balance
Music Record
Unit Code Unit Title
CUASOU504Produce sound recordings
CUASOU602Manage production of sound recordings
Production 2
Unit Code Unit Title
CUAPPR603Engage in the business of creative practice
Sound for Theatre 2
Unit Code Unit Title
CUASOU503Develop sound designs
Sound Production and Operations 2
Unit Code Unit Title
CUAMLT502Apply concepts of music and society to professional practice

Year 1 - Semester 1

Location Sound
Unit Code Unit Title
CUASOU410Record sound on location
CUASOU411Coordinate sound recording operations on location

Year 1 - Semester 2

Sound Industry 2
Unit Code Unit Title
BSBIPR501Manage intellectual property to protect and grow business

Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005)

For the purposes of considering a request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005), inherent requirements for this subject are articulated in the Unit Description, Learning Outcomes and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the support for students with disabilities or medical conditions can be found at the Student Equity, Diversity and Disability Service website.