Music, Production and Sound Science
School - School of Computing, Science & Engineering
Subject area - Acoustics, Audio and Video
UCAS Code: H348 (three years), H340 (with Professional Experience)
Start Dates(s): September
Three years full-time
Four years full-time with placement year
UK - £9,250 per year
International - £14,400 per year
- Combines creative and technical skills and knowledge
- Taught by internationally recognised research active academics
- Strong links with the industry providing you with a number of opportunities
- Work/industrial placement opportunity
- International students can apply
This programme has been designed to combine creative and technical skills and knowledge so that you can better understand sound and its application to music and acoustics. The programme has been designed to develop your skills in, and knowledge of the recording process, enhanced by the important scientific and technical aspects that can make the difference between good and great audio quality.
The breadth of the programme will provide you with the necessary skills to work within a wide range of areas within the fast-changing audio and music production sectors. It draws upon a number of areas Integrating theory and practice to help you understand the relationships between music, sound and the environment wherever it is being produced.
Throughout the programme you will be developed professionally so that the highly transferable skills you gain will enable you contribute to the demands of industry.
Year 1In your first year you will study a range of topics covering process and application. Modules may include:
Year 2Throughout the second year, this course offers further specialist modules which may include:
Year 3In year three, you have the option to take a one year placement in industry, which you arrange with our support, or you can continue to develop your skills on the programme as you advance your knowledge by completing two Music and Acoustic projects.
Music and Acoustic Project AOne of the following:
Music and Acoustic Project BOne of the following:
Please note, exact modules may vary in order to keep content current. Your tutor will be able to advise you as to the modules you will study on or before the start of the programme.