University of Salford

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.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,070 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 13,050 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
PgDip Mixed mode - 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 1,012 per Credit module (home fees) 3 years
MSc Part-time £ 2,175 per Credit module (overseas fees) 3 years
PgDip Mixed mode - 9 months

Campus details

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

Key information

Course Enquiries
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0161 295 4545