HE Access Sound Production

Edinburgh College


Milton Road Campus


As new business streams in the music and creative industries continue to emerge in the UK and across the world, a portfolio of sound production skills are becoming increasingly valuable to employers across all areas of the sector in addition to future freelance opportunities – with the adaptability to work across all areas of the creative industries.

Specifically designed as a route to our flagship industry accredited HND course in Sound Production, this full-time 1-semester course is delivered in our sector-leading facility by our Apple and AVID accredited staff of active industry professionals.

Focussing on a range of established and emerging practices the course equips students with a grounding in the areas of audio editing and production, live sound, sound design, composition and MIDI applications.

Entry Requirements

2 subjects at National 5 preferably including Computing Science, Media or Music. Interview.

Progression Routes

HND Sound Production, Music Business or Music

Start Date



Access to FE/HE

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

6 months


Music and Sound Production

SCQF Level


Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR


Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing