Audiovisual Studies&Sound Design: A Practice

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373PASZT Z 1 24S Czech winter

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

The aim of the course is to expand the view of students in all studies of several environments of audiovisual work and sound design.

Mode of study

Practical exercises

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Course contents

The Center for Audio-visual Studies practical takes place at the Medialab Institute of Intermedial Studies. In a creativity workshop from 9 to 13:00, students are introduced to the technology and other workplace equipment. Students work in three teams; each team makes preparations for one part independently (under the watch of the instructor). 1st. Sound - the team prepares the amplifier board, connected to the mixing board and speakers. 2nd. Camera and editing - the team prepares the camera system and editing table connected to one or more projectors. 3rd. Lighting - the team sets and connects lighting and learns to manage the light board. The practical is completed with a short improvised performances, streamed on the internet with alternating teams.

Assistance: Jakub Hybler,

The Sound Design Dept practical rests in the recording of ANKETYusing a selected topic. It is divided into a theory theory (description and justification of the selected sound recording technique) and a practical part (recording the sound of a shooting in the field and sound post-production with a DAW workspace at the Klimentska Studio or Sound Design Dept. at Lazansky Palace). Multiple crews take part in the practical - for mutual comparison and grading of results. The practical is assisted by a Sound Design master's student in which partial credit for the Sound Design Dept, Pedagogical practice is fulfilled.

Recommended or required reading

Web pages of visited institutions.

Assessment methods and criteria

Requirement for credit is personal graduation practice - 100% attendance and completion of practice tasks.


Excursion dates are planned in the Practical schedule or students present precise dates by email.

Schedule for winter semester 2019/2020:

Institut intermédií - Dejvice

Date Day Time Tutor Location Notes No. of paralel
Fri 09:00–12:00 Jakub HYBLER Institut intermédií - Dejvice

Schedule for summer semester 2019/2020:

The schedule has not yet been prepared

The subject is a part of the following study plans