KINE 337. Sound Communication II. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 2 lecture and 3 studio hours. 3 credits. May be repeated for a maximum of 9 credits. Prerequisite: KINE 237. Continues the focus and specialization of sound design introduced in the prerequisite course, supporting video and animation production as well as developing an awareness of sound art. Conventional and experimental approaches to sound design are covered, along with the use of both standard audio equipment and more specialized technology. Varies in focus from semester to semester, covering such topics as performance and improvisation, field recording and sampling, sound installation, and soundtrack composition.