Sound Dramaturgy in Audiovisual Works

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
308ZHDA ZK 2 2T Czech summer

Subject guarantor

Vladimír SKALL

Name of lecturer(s)

Vladimír SKALL

Learning outcomes of the course unit

The aim of the course is to introduce Sound students with issues of AV sound dramaturgy and Sound technology in order to understand the function and effect of sound tools and the creative process.

Mode of study

Lectures with film samples.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Completion of „Sound Creation 1, Music Editing“ and fulfillment of the first semester tasks.

Course contents

The course combines commentary and film and video screenings to introduce students to the subject of sound in audiovisual works so that they are able to learn about sound dramaturgy and the technology of sound design and understand the significance and effect of sound devices and creative methods. Students should obtain more extensive knowledge essential to their professional skills.

Recommended or required reading

Required Literature:

Bláha, I.: Zvuková dramaturgie audiovizuálního díla. AMU 2006, ISBN 80-7331-010-4

Recommended Literature:

Barvík, Malát, Tauš: Stručný hudební slovník - KLHU 1960

Hůrka, M.: Estetika zvuku ve filmu - ČsFÚ 1965

Kolektiv: Film a filmová technika - SNTL 1974

Kuna, M.: Zvuk a hudba ve filmu - Panton 1969

Lexmann, J.: Teória filmovej hudby - Veda 1981

Stadtrucker, I.: Zvukové majstrovstvo ve filmu a televizi - SPN 1977

Stadtrucker, I.: Krása tmy - Tatran 1971

Assessment methods and criteria

Exam over the issues of AV sound dramaturgy - 50%

Evaluation of the independently developed analysis of the assigned film work - 50%

Further information

This course is an elective for all AMU students

Schedule for winter semester 2019/2020:

The schedule has not yet been prepared

Schedule for summer semester 2019/2020:

room 318
Room No. 318

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room 318
Room No. 318

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Date Day Time Tutor Location Notes No. of paralel
Tue 12:20–13:55 Vladimír SKALL Room No. 318
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Tue 17:20–18:55 Vladimír SKALL Room No. 318
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