Sound Design (with foundation year)
access to production studios
Work experience opportunities available
setting in the Centre for the Creative Industries, home to BBC Wales
UCAS code: SDFY
Year of entry: 2019 2020
UCAS Tariff: 48
Duration: 4 YRS (FT)
Institution code: G53
The course, which focuses on exploring current and emerging technologies applicable to contemporary sound design, provides opportunities for students to develop their practical skills in audio for film & TV, game audio, theatre sound and audio/visual installations.
Students will also develop a theoretical understanding across a range of skills in pre-production, production and post-production.
The course centres around the use of the university’s Wall recording studio and audio post-production suites, which are accessible to students 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. It is designed to teach and develop skills across disciplines and covers a broad range of technologies that will help in the development of your own portfolio.
As well as the recording studios, the course is built around the practical use of the university’s Centre for the Creative Industries and its wide range of facilities. The centre is home to BBC Cymru in North East Wales.
You can also choose to study this course as a three-year degree, BA (Hons) Sound Design UCAS Code: SO19