With Commercial Sound Production (3rd year entry) degree offered at the University of the West of Scotland you will develop technical production skills in the subjects of music, sound design and audio production. And you will specialise in areas such as surround sound and audio for a wide range of media applications.
Fixed-term, freelance contracts are the norm in this field and you will often find yourself working on a number of contracts simultaneously. Graduates will be required to build extensive contact networks and to work on a flexible basis.
Contract options include:
- computer games
- broadcast media
- arts administration
- community arts
- music performance
- music publishing
- events organisation
- Live Sound Applications
- Audio Post Production Techniques
- Game Audio
- Creative Music Product Design
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
Full time international students, part-time students and online students can also apply until 6 weeks before the start of the course.
DisciplinesMusic General Engineering & Technology Musicology View 150 other Bachelors in Musicology in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Literacy & Numeracy
All applicants are expected to demonstrate good levels of literacy and numeracy, holding passes in English and Mathematics at the following levels:
- Scottish National 5 (grades A, B or C)
- Scottish Standard Grade (grades 1, 2 or 3)
- Scottish Intermediate 2 (grades A, B or C)
- GCSE (A, B or C)
- Irish Leaving Certificate Ordinary level (grade C2 or higher)
International13325 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13325 GBP per year during 12 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 12 months.
For Scottish students, cost of study per year is 1,820£
Living costs for Hamilton
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.