Do you computer? And if yes, how and what? If this course was a Digital Arts Programme, #1 would be the Bachelor, #2 the Master. But since it is just a course within the curriculum of Ortsbezogene Kunst, one covers the basics, the other one explores the deeper layers of using the hard- and software of the department. Kind of: Pflicht vs. Kür in a nutshell.
The Beginner’s guide conveys audio/video/computer competencies through practical training, ideally involving analog-digital conversion processes. The vertices of this semester will be framing, compositing and warping.
The advanced part encourages and supports individual projects and focuses more on special skills, especially around capturing and editing sounds and images. Additionally we are looking at different gadgets, DIY stuff and prototypes, from midi-controllers to 3d-printed midi-controllers, to mini sound devices.