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Audio Production

This course will enable students to gain practical, theoretical and creative experience of sound engineering, music production and audio technology. Using our state-of-the-art recording, radio and TV studios, you will explore the design, manipulation and production of audio across many platforms including the internet, animation, TV, and gaming.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2.2 degree or equivalent that must contain significant elements of audio technology or production. We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully. Students whose 1st language is not English may need to provide evidence of proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

Modules include: Audio application project; research in emerging technologies; spatial audio and studio design; sound synthesis and audio theory; project.

Assessment methods

Assessment involves a mixture of practical work, report writing and project work. Assessment is approximately divided across the course as follows: Practical work (30 per cent); report/assignment (35 per cent); presentation (5 per cent); dissertation - that may entail practical elements (30 per cent).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,217 per Credit (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (Wales) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (EU) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (England) 3 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (EU) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,217 per Credit (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,035 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,870 per Year 1 (International) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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