Advanced Sound Design Workshop AD00BZ61-3003

Advanced Sound Design Workshop

Code: AD00BZ61-3003

5 cr

Language of instruction: English

Course dates: 19.03.2018 - 30.05.2018

75.00 €

TAMK Mediapolis, Tampere

Registration a minimum of two weeks before the beginning of the course.

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Open University of Applied Sciences

Course dates

26.03.2018 09:00 - 14:00
09.04.2018 09:00 - 14:00
16.04.2018 09:00 - 14:00
23.04.2018 09:00 - 14:00
24.04.2018 09:00 - 15:00
25.04.2018 09:00 - 15:00
30.04.2018 09:00 - 14:00
07.05.2018 09:00 - 14:00
14.05.2018 09:00 - 14:00


The students are able to:
- use up to date sound design techniques, tools and working methods
- deepen their professional identity as sound designers or developers


Advanced sound design methods

Teaching methods

A workshop.
Developing an event/project/installation to design sounds for.
Experimenting ways of interacting with sound and audience in an installation.
Finding interesting sound design questions and trying to find solutions.

Teaching material


Methods and grounds for evaluation

Student keeps a diary on the course and presents it.
Student tries to find interesting questions on sound design to get topics to work on.
Student teams up to research a topic and make a presentation with examples

Student’s use of time and effort

see Pakki / Advanced Sound Design Workshop AD00BZ61-3003

Other information

Audio Technology Basics or similar and Introduction to sound design or similar course must have been done before.
Or show that you have basic undesrtanding on DAWS, signal flow in audio, digital audio and mixing, using eq, compressors, reverbs, delays, pitch shift, tuning, bussing/auxes.
And show that you know basics of sound design and psychoacoustic principles.

Degree programme and study field

Degree Programme in Media and Arts

Contact teaching group

The educational provision of the open UAS consists of degree programme courses. Contact teaching takes place either in degree student groups which have places reserved for open UAS students or in separate open UAS groups. Contact teaching of these studies is organised in degree student groups.

How to register?

Please register for the course you wish to take using the registration form provided at the top of this page. Submit the form two weeks before the beginning of the course at the latest. After that, you can contact the Open UAS Office (avoinamk@tamk.fi) to ask if there are any free places available.

Registration becomes binding 7 days before the beginning of the course. We will send an invitation to the email address you have given. The invitation will include detailed instructions about starting the studies.

TAMK’s degree students register through the student administration system, Pakki. They will be admitted if there are free places on the course. The studies are free of charge for degree students.

Payment terms

The payment term is 21 days net from the invoice date.

Cancellation terms

Registration becomes binding 7 days before the course begins. The study place has to be cancelled by contacting the Open UAS Office by email (avoinamk(at)tamk.fi). If cancelled later, the whole fee is charged. Please remember to cancel your registration in time if you cannot start the studies. It is never enough simply to inform a teacher that you wish to cancel your registration.

Updated 17.03.2018

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