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Sound Production

Edinburgh College

Venues

Milton Road Campus

Content

HND Sound Production is a technical and creative course designed to push your production potential and break you into the competitive music industry. This is a unique course that teaches the creative process of recording, production, mixing and mastering to the highest level. You will be encouraged to experiment and push the boundaries of your practice in order to gain a good understanding of both classical and contemporary music in order to prepare for a fulfilling career as a portfolio artist.

Course includes:
Multi-track recording and mixing; Mastering; Sound design, game audio and Foley; Official AVID Certification in Pro Tools; Sound for live events; Creative Music Re-mixing; Audio post-production; Location recording (from rock to acoustic and orchestras to jazz ensembles).

Entry Requirements

2 Highers; or NC Sound Production (Level 6). You will need to demonstrate a solid basic experience of music production software and hardware including microphone choices microphone techniques compression and EQ.

You will be invited to attend an interview where you can demonstrate your passion for and previous experience in electronic music production remixing and performance. You will bring a non-returnable e-portfolio (CD/DVD/USB Memory Stick) of your previous sound/electronic music production work and experience.

Start Date

August

Qualification

HND

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years

Department

Music and Sound Production

SCQF Level

8

Career Area

Performing Arts