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Acoustics and Music Technology

University of Edinburgh

Venues

Central Campus

Content

Taking the science of musical sound as your focus, you’ll work in a cross-disciplinary environment, using theoretical and experimental work to explore the musical, technical and multimedia applications of acoustics and audio technology.

The emphasis of this programme is on science and technology in the context of musical and multimedia applications.

The programme aims to:
provide a broadly based, scientifically-oriented foundation in the area of acoustics, audio, and music technology; develop your skills in research, computation, design and analytical problem-solving; give you a strong understanding of music/audio technology; create a multidisciplinary learning environment that will prepare you for a future career.

Entry Requirements

A 2:1 Honours degree or equivalent in a numerate discipline such as Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science or Engineering.

Applicants with a Music or Music Technology degree may be considered, provided there is a significant component of mathematics and/or physics.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

24 months

Faculty

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Department

Edinburgh College of Art

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.ed.ac.uk

Career Area

Performing Arts