NCEA Level 3 Sound Production

13SOU
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr N. Horner

Sound Production

Prerequisite: 12 credits in Level 2 Sound Production or by consultation with the HOD.

In this Level 3 course, students will gain proficiency in a range of music/performing arts technologies. The course seeks to equip and prepare students to work in the performing arts industry in the digital age. It emphasises the development of live sound, music video production and recording skills in practical settings. They will also develop highly desirable key competencies such as self-management, collaborative skills, thinking, problem solving, participating and contributing. Production, audio and visual components are taught using Logic and Premier Pro in the state-of-the-art Bethlehem College Performing Arts Centre auditorium, MAC lab and recording studio. Students in this class are not required to be musicians, but all standards will be orientated towards the music industry.
Note: the course is comprised of a combination of achievement standards and unit standards. 18 credits will be selected from the following standards.



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

SD Card 32gb $40.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 23730 v4 Operate music sequencing, editing, and music notation application(s)
3
I
8
U.S. 28007 v3 Select and apply a range of processes to enhance sound in a performance context
3
I
6
A.S. 91425 v2 Music Studies 3.10 - Research a music topic
3
I
6
Y
6r *
A.S. 91494 v2 Media Studies 3.5 - Produce a design for a media product that meets the requirements of a brief
3
I
4
Y
*
A.S. 91495 v2 Media Studies 3.6 - Produce a media product to meet the requirements of a brief
3
I
6
Y
*
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 16

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 30 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 30 credits.

Disclaimer

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