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Sound manipulation in Audacity

Record and edit a radio advertisment

 
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Inside the Unit...

Areas Covered

  • Lesson 1 Digitizing sound
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  • Lesson 2 Jobs in the sound industry
  • Lesson 3 Listening and planning
  • Lesson 4 Creating an advertisement
  • Lesson 5 Finishing and exporting
  • Lesson 6 Evaluation and assessment

There are seven worksheets and five homework sheets in this unit.

Summary - New: 3rd Edition

In this unit pupils will learn how sound is digitized and stored on computers. They will learn basic sound editing techniques and how to add sound effects and mix tracks. Ways of creating different sound effects (the job of a “Foley artist”) are described. Pupils will undertake a creative project to analyse, plan, record and edit a short sound file. This could take the form of a radio advertisement or short podcast. Assessment will be by means of an Assessment Portfolio, to include a description, critical review and evidence of an advertisement planned and recorded by the pupil, and a self-evaluation.

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Inside the Unit...

  • Areas Covered

    • Lesson 1 Digitizing sound
      Download free sample below
    • Lesson 2 Jobs in the sound industry
    • Lesson 3 Listening and planning
    • Lesson 4 Creating an advertisement
    • Lesson 5 Finishing and exporting
    • Lesson 6 Evaluation and assessment

    There are seven worksheets and five homework sheets in this unit.

    Download Free Sample 9.4mb

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