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: Callum Goddard
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Applied Informatics

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

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: Identify effective methods of establishing the suitability of sound produced for interactive media.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, Blended,
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: Blended
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
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)
Face To Face Tutorial 20
Face To Face Lecture 20
Online Guided independent study 160
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Project - Practical 90 1~2~3~4 Week 13 HOURS= 140
Oral Presentation 10 1~2~3~4 Week 12 HOURS= 24
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
Sound Production 2