1 Year starting January, ending November, or 1 Year from July to June.
Each week, the students will attend one theory lecture and then book studio time for the remainder of the week.
Lectures take the form of interactive "workshops" and static lectures, covering a curriculum composed of both audio theory, and procedural exercises. The lectures run from 09:30 - 13:00 on Mon, Tues, Wed or Thurs. Additional lectures will be scheduled through the year where guest facilitators and industry professionals will share their expertise with students.
Practical studio time is booked in 3 hour sessions between 09:00 and 18:00 Mondays to Fridays. Facilitators and staff members are constantly present to assist and guide students' progress. This creates a one on one practical learning experience.
The course comprises an theory section and a wide variety of practical assignments. A year mark is established from theory examinations as well as practical assignments in a continuous assessment program, totaling 2000 marks. To graduate, students must obtain at least 1000 marks in total (50%) in the following areas:
• Advanced recording assignment - 200 Marks
• Advanced Mixing Assignment – 200 Marks
• First theory examination – 100 Marks
• Audio editing and production assignment – 200 Marks
• Midi production – 200 Marks
• Second theory examination – 200 Marks
• Live sound assessment – 100 Marks
• Acoustic design portfolio – 200 Marks
• Audio Visual assignment - 200
• Final examination – 400 Marks
TOTAL - 2000 Marks