An introduction to the craft of Sound Engineering through theory lectures and practical hands-on training.

The course is primarily vocational and serves to provide students with basic introductory knowledge, cognitive and conceptual tools and practical techniques for further higher education studies. It includes simulated work experience in the form of practical operation and completion of audio projects in our many practical labs and studios.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Studio Sound Engineer
  • Live Sound Engineer
  • Production Assistant
  • Composer
  • Music and Dialogue Editor
  • Mix Engineer Studio Assistant
  • Audio Post Production Engineer
  • Mastering Engineer
  • Location Recordist

COURSE CURRICULUM

  • The fundamentals of sound and human hearing
  • Introduction to equipment, including practical assignments
  • Record and produce radio commercials ready for air play
  • Record and mix bands in the studio
  • Sound design and mixing to picture for film or television
  • Compact disc production
  • Introduction to sound principles and technology
  • Radio and post production
  • Music recording and production
  • Sound reinforcement
  • Audio industry career development