Content/ Assessment:

  • Microphone Types & Placement
  • Sound Environment
  • Legal Issues
  • Workplace Health & Safety (WH&S)
  • Editing Processes
  • Client Needs


  • Stereo & Multi-track Recording
  • Sound Reinforcement Tasks
  • Mixing, Editing & Mastering
  • Sound for Vision
  • Radio Advertisements


  • Class activities and projects assessed by teacher


  • Recommended 1 hour a week for revision
  • Outside class time to complete audio projects

Important Points:

  • No experience required
  • Contains both theoretical and practical aspects
  • Pathway into UTAS Music Technology Projects

Students have said:

  • "I now understand that there is so much more to the music industry than just recording things."
  • "It takes a lot of time and effort to create good recording of a song."
  • "It takes a lot of time, planning and patience to run a live gig."