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University of Salford

Video, Audio and Social Technologies

This course will allow students to develop advanced audio and video production and post-production skills and an understanding of the technologies and behaviours that underpin digital media. Acquiring new specialist skills across a range of technologies (including audio applications, social technologies, post production and distribution), students will also have the opportunity to work with industry professionals.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2.2 degree or equivalent, which must contain significant elements of media technology and production. Applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully are welcomed.

Course modules

Modules include: Audio application project; research in emerging technologies; advanced production practices; spatial audio and studio design; collaborative projects; master's project.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through varied formative and summative assessment strategies, which are aligned to a module's learning outcomes, are used on this programme. The vocational nature of the programme lends itself to coursework assessment. These would typically include the design and production of video, animation or audio products involving both technical and creative skills.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,070 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,050 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,070 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,070 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,070 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,175 per Credit (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (Wales) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,012 per Credit (England) 3 years
PgDip Mixed mode September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip Mixed mode September 2016 - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
MediaCity UK Salford M50 2EQ North West

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