Sound Design

Project Work 1 – Explore (SND)

Project thesis, 8.00 ECTS


Course content

Realisation of projects combining various media and synergetically using different technologies. In the project works different production processes are implemented in a practical division of labour. In the first project work emphasis lies on the experimental research of up-to-date scenarios and products in sounddesign, which have to be finalised with a demonstrator or mock-up. Main focus is put on the development of an innovative and visionary idea.
Language: English

Learning outcomes

Comprehensive artistic and theoretic skills in the field of time-based media, especially sounddesign

Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools

Books: DAFx: Digital Audio Effects, (Ed.) Zölzer U., John Wiley & Sons; Auflage: 2. Auflage (11. März 2011) , engl., ISBN-10: 0470665998, ISBN-13: 978-0470665992
Robert Jacobson (ed.), „Information Design“, Cambridge, 1999
Donald A. Norman: The Design of Everyday Things.
Blog: Create Digital Music
Magazines – Electronic Musician, Computer Music

Mode of delivery


Prerequisites and co-requisites


Assessment methods and criteria

immanent examination character