Core Module Information
Module title: Sound Production 2

SCQF level: 08:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: IMD08121
Module leader: Balandino Di Donato
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Applied Informatics


Description of module content:

Students will develop a detailed understanding of sound production suitable for interactive media. This involves the creation of audio material using a variety of production techniques from different industries. For the assessment video game audio assets will be created, and incorporated into gameplay, as well as for “over the wall” delivery. by first gathering requirements, then producing and finally evaluating the resultant sound production.

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to
LO1: Make effective use of the underlying principles of sound production to support interactive media.
LO2: Undertake effective methods of gathering requirements to produce sound for interactive media.
LO3 Analyse appropriate methods of producing sound for interactive media
LO4: I Identify effective methods of establishing the suitability of sound produced for interactive media.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, Blended, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: Blended
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Balandino Di Donato
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Online Lecture 36
Face To Face Practical classes and workshops 24
Independent Learning Guided independent study 140
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Project - Practical 90 1-4 13 HOURS= 140, WORDS= 0
Oral Presentation 10 1-4 12 HOURS= 24, WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

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