Planit


Introduction to Sound Production

Ayrshire College

Venues

Ayr Campus

Content

This is an exciting and hugely popular course aimed at creative types who like a bit of tech. Incorporating an NPA qualification, it will give you basic skills in sound production and a great foundation for further study.

You’ll learn using world class equipment and the latest industry software, including Pro Tools, Ableton and MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface) sequencing. Your assessments will be based on real-life products in post and music production, in a variety of genres.

The main focus of the course is on sound design, and sound engineering and production.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4 or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Entry by interview.

Progression Routes

Progression to relevant courses at SCQF Level 6, such as NC Sound Production - Recording, or employment.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Arts, Fashion, Music, Sound, Media, Photography and Performance

SCQF Level

5

Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR

Journalism

Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing