Digital Signal Recording and Processing

Master's degree in Digital Content Production
5 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 30,0 T + 30,0 TP + 5,0 OT + 5,0 O

Lecturer

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
1. Be able to apply the main techniques for recording and editing sound.
2. Designing sound environments for virtual and visual formats.
3. Be familiar with camera operating principles.
4. Be able to edit and mix sound and picture.
5. Understand sound and picture production processes

Program
1. Sound module:
1.1. Sound acquiring and recording
1.2. Sound special efects
1.3. Sound mixing and edition
2. Image module
2.1. Photographic and Video cameras and its main characteristics
2.2.Lighting techniques
2.3.Video for the web

Evaluation Methodology
Written tests and individual or group projects.

Bibliography
- Alten, S. (2002). Audio in Media. .: Wadsworth
- Rose, J. (2002). Audio Postproduction for Digital Video. .: CMP Books
- Daly, T. (2000). Fotografia digital: um guia prático. .: Centralivros
- Zettl, H. (2003). Television Production Handbook. .: Wadsworth

Method of interaction
Theoretical and practical lessons using laboratorial equipment, audiovisual resources and practical examples.

Software used in class