Analysis of Video Game Music Techniques

FS-271
Credits: 
2
Prerequisites: 
MTEC-111
Electable by: 
All
Required of: 
None
Semesters Offered: 
Fall, Spring
Location: 
Boston Campus
Courses may not be offered at the listed location(s) each semester. Consult my.berklee.edu for specific term availability.

This course provides students a thorough overview of the history, theory, aesthetics, and application of interactive scoring along with an introduction to the video game and interactive industries, including career opportunities, contracts, licensing, practices, and toolsets. The course includes analysis of interactive music as found in video games, the internet, installations, sound art, and concert composition. This course can stand alone or serve as the first in a series of three courses that make up part of the Video Game Scoring Minor.

Department: 
FILM
Course chair: 
Alison Plante