Chevron Left
Back to Art of the MOOC: Experiments with Sound

Learner Reviews & Feedback for Art of the MOOC: Experiments with Sound by Duke University

4.8
stars
61 ratings

About the Course

Students of this course may try their hand at their own sound interventions and musical compositions, or simply focus on learning more about diverse musical traditions, sonic experimentation, and acoustic phenomena in everyday life. Designed by artist and Duke professor, Pedro Lasch, and UdK composer Mathias Hinke, this course is also co-taught by scholar and musician Jace Clayton (DJ Rupture) and curator Candice Hopkins (Documenta 14). The lectures link major artistic developments of recent decades to wider ideas about sound in specific social and spatial contexts. Also included are guest presentations from key thinkers and practitioners, like: Christopher DeLaurenti, Jen Delos Reyes, Tina Haver Currin, Quran Karriem, Christina Kubisch, Thomas Kusitzky, Scott Lindroth, Mark Anthony Neal, Bill Seaman, and John Supko. As the ‘ART of the MOOC’ title implies, learners and participants are encouraged to treat the MOOC itself as a public art medium. This happens mostly through the course’s optional practical components, local project productions, global exchanges, and critical feedback. While no prior sound production or musical experience is required, projects also offer challenging options for advanced learners. For other course offerings or language versions in this series, just search 'ART of the MOOC' in the Coursera catalog....

Top reviews

SM

Jan 29, 2019

Very Good Course I would encourage every Musician to take this course. It is very informative and broadens one knowledge in Global World Music Perspective

DH

Jul 24, 2020

Great fun and insights, and motivation to re-question my perception and interaction with sounds in the physical environment. Thank you!

Filter by:

1 - 23 of 23 Reviews for Art of the MOOC: Experiments with Sound

By Héctor M

Aug 19, 2019

By Sushil M

Jan 30, 2019

By michele e k

Nov 29, 2020

By Gerald

Nov 20, 2019

By Esa J

Nov 7, 2018

By Ellen M

Jun 9, 2018

By IAtRain

May 12, 2019

By Matias P

Jun 15, 2019

By Ivonne M T

Jan 15, 2019

By Rudra P

Oct 31, 2021

By Aris A

Apr 4, 2020

By Kristina S

Apr 7, 2020

By Andrea R

Apr 30, 2020

By Darren H

Jul 25, 2020

By Jagat h

May 31, 2020

By hitesh

Aug 27, 2019

By Daniel A L N

Dec 9, 2020

By Andres H

Aug 1, 2022

By Monserrat

Apr 20, 2021

By Bernarda V A

May 12, 2020

By Priya H

Apr 22, 2020

By Saud A K

Feb 15, 2020

By Panos T

Apr 26, 2020