Max Intermediate / Max certification level 2
|Morning||Know how to set up and use modular organization in Max.|
|Afternoon||Understand and use data storage and structure tools, such as coll, dict.|
Multiplying process instantiation by setting up polyphonic patches with poly~.
|Afternoon||Learn and master the tools for manipulating sound files from q hard disk (sfplay~, playlist, sfrecord~).|
Learn and master the tools for manipulating audio buffers.
|Afternoon||Learn the principles and basic applications of FFT analysis and resynthesis in Max with pfft~.|
|Morning||Learn the principles and applications of filtering in the time field.|
|Afternoon||Learn the principles of signal analysis: extracting relevant data, filtering and mapping this data in order to trigger media playback, or to control the quality of sound transformations.|
Mastering the construction of modular patch architecture using data transmission and reception matrices.
|Afternoon||Learn and understand how to implement, in modular architecture, transformation techniques from delay lines.|
Review, complementary work
|Afternoon||Max level 2 certification|
Exam for Max certification level 2
3 hours // Saturday, March 12, 2022, 2:30pm-5:30pm
6 students maximum
The certification test is made up of two parts (90 minutes each):
- A test of the applicant’s knowledge with open questions and comments and screen captures;
- Following a break, a series of exercises is given to the applicant with several concrete cases, with increasing difficulty. The applicant must find solutions, as if she were in a professional situation (test on a Mac computer with Max).
This exam evaluates users in a real-life professional situation.
The jury consists of two teachers (IRCAM Computer Music Designers/ Specialized Instructors) and a specialist in Max.
A certificate with the results will be sent to the participants 3 weeks following the exam.