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University Centre Calderdale College

Sound & Music Technology (Top-up)

UCAS Code: W3M8

Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

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Full-time | 2020

This course is designed as a top-up to the college’s Foundation Degree in Sound & Music Technology and builds on the skills developed at Levels 4 and 5.Students will be expected to undertake higher level research within their specific area of interest, as well as developing a strong portfolio of practical work to showcase their studio and production skills. Students will study five core modules, which will develop their systematic understanding of the field; including key areas at the forefront of the industry. They will develop the ability to synthesise arguments and theory within the discipline, as well as apply the methods and techniques that they have learned in order to review, consolidate, extend and apply their knowledge and understanding. As well as to initiate and carry out practical projects.

The Game Audio module aims to provide students with experience of using industry-standard middleware to produce audio assets and complex, flexible scores for modern video games. This will be underpinned by extensive research into current developments in the field in relation to both technology and composition. Contemporary Composition & Arrangement includes techniques and methods to allow students become competent composers in a multitude of genres, both in their own right and as compliment to other media. Music Enterprise requires students to design, implement and manage their own business within the music industry. Post-Production allows students to investigate modern methods relating to stereo, surround and multimedia post-production. The Major Production Project double module is a student-led module requiring students to produce a professional media product, in addition to documenting the creative and technical process through reflective and reflexive models and logging around 200 hours of studio recording time.

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