Historical survey of sound art; taxonomy of different sound art practices; use of emergent technologies in the discipline. A studio course with hands-on learning of the diverse skills needed to realize sound art works and develop methods of critique. At the 2000 level, the course is appropriate for non-majors and has no prerequisites. At the 4000 level, the course is appropriate for majors and other students who commit to advanced work.
4000-level students will create an original work for an exhibit at the end of the course.