Leeds Beckett University

Leeds Beckett University

Audio Engineering

From the science and maths that goes into ensuring thousands of fans enjoy the same experience at a gig, to public speeches and designing studios; audio engineering plays a major role in the delivery of music and sound. The course combines the study of acoustics, audio system design and software engineering. Students develop an understanding of everything in which audio plays a part and the science behind it.

Entry requirements

Applicants should either have at least a 2nd Class Honours degree in the cognate subjects of audio technology or engineering, at least a 2nd Class Honours degree in a non-cognate subject supported by evidence of an aptitude for the subject applied for, or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment.

Course modules

Acoustics (20 credits); advanced audio engineering (20 credits); audio software engineering (20 credits); research practice (20 credits); final individual project (40 credits); interfaces and interactivity (20 credits); negotiated skills development (20 credits); collaborative practice (20 credits).


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time - 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years

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University Admissions Office
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