Record sound

Recording music is SO common place... but what isn't common place is recording music WELL!  This unit will help you understand the technology, techniques and approach to make the most of any recording situation.

Quick Info

  • Currently offered by Alphacrucis: Yes
  • Course code: CUASOU405
  • Credit points: 60

Awards offering Record sound

This unit is offered as a part of the following awards:

Unit Content

Curriculum Objective

Module Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to record sound, including the supervision of sound-recording operations.

Module Application

Supervising sound technicians apply the skills and knowledge described in this unit. They could be working in a variety of creative arts industry sectors, including live performances, music recording studios, online environments, radio outside broadcasts, and film and sound archives.

Typically they are responsible for ensuring that required equipment is available and in working order, troubleshooting recording problems, recording sound, and supervising assistants engaged for recording sessions. They are expected to work closely with other production team members, e.g. producers, directors, broadcast engineers and lighting crew. This work is undertaken with limited or no supervision or guidance.