Subject Descriptions - Subject Information

Calendar: 2019 Undergraduate
Faculty: Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts
Department: School of the Arts, English and Media

COSMOS mastered subject: Version 2000.01

Subject Information
Subject Code CAMS203
Subject Name Recording Studio
Credit Points 6
Pre-Requisites CAMS103
Co-Requisites None.
Restrictions None.
Equivalence None.
Assessment Lab/Prac/Simulation - Audio recording Exercise 30% Exam - In-Class Test 30% Project - Major Project 40%
General Subject Yes.
EFTSL (Non Weighted) 0.125
Non Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
Pre-1997 Pre-2005 Post-2005 Post-2008 Post-2009 Post-2010
$ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820 
Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
1771-Bachelor of Laws (Honours) (Direct Entry)
1777-Bachelor of Laws (Direct Entry)
1827-Bachelor of International Studies - Bachelor of Laws
1845-Bachelor of Information Technology - Bachelor of Laws
1852-Bachelor of Business Information Systems - Bachelor of Laws
329-Bachelor of Economics and Finance-Bachelor of Laws
336-Bachelor of Science (Psychology) - Bachelor of Laws
340-Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor of Laws
351-Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
760-Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies - Bachelor of Laws
770-Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry)
771-Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor of Laws
771H-Course information not Found
772-Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of Laws
773-Bachelor of Commerce - Bachelor of Laws
774-Bachelor of Mathematics - Bachelor of Laws
775-Bachelor of Science - Bachelor of Laws
775H-Course information not Found
775M-Course information not Found
776-Bachelor of Computer Science - Bachelor of Laws
778-Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology-Bachelor of Laws
779-Bachelor of Engineering - Bachelor of Laws
858-Bachelor of Journalism - Bachelor of Laws
Work Experience No
Tutorial Enrolment Information None.

Subject Availability
Session Autumn  (04-03-2019 to 27-06-2019)
Campus Wollongong
Delivery Method On Campus
Instance Name Class 1
Course Restrictions No restrictions
Contact Hours 1 Hour Lecture, 3 hour practical per week
Lecturer(s) and
Cons. times
Tim Bruniges
Coordinator(s) and
Cons. times
Tim Bruniges
Instance Comment  
Census Date 31-03-2019

Subject Description
This subject provides a detailed exploration of the audio recording studio as a creative and practical tool. Through a combination of technical instruction, theoretical analysis and critical listening, students gain a comprehensive understanding of modern recording studio concepts and processes. Students build on existing knowledge of acoustic, electronic and digital audio production to extend and develop their conceptual and practical skills through the creation of complex sound and music works in the recording studio environment.

Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. Understand the key pre-production, recording and post-production processes associated with working in a recording studio environment
2. Demonstrate an understanding of the recording studio as a creative tool within the audio production process.
3. Demonstrate knowledge of all modern recording studio equipment and all key terminology associated with the recording studio process.
4. Demonstrate a critical understanding of established audio recording concepts, processes and techniques
5. Demonstrate a contextual understanding of the historical development of the recording studio and its role in shaping the development of modern music.
6. Document accurately and communicate effectively details of all creative and technical production processes.

Textbook Information
Students will be advised of recommended texts at the commencement of session
Text book information is available via the UniShop website:

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