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Middlesbrough College

Audiovisual Technology

UCAS Code: A134

Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

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A level

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Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

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Course option

3.0years

Full-time | 2021

This programme, written in collaboration with industry leading AV companies prepares you for employment upon graduation. You will study sound, visuals, mixed media, and key academic skills in order to directly address the needs of the sector.

The programme combines creative and technical challenges, offering four primary career progression options: live audiovisual engineer (sound, light, projection, 3D projection); site-specific audiovisual technician (schools, colleges, universities, hospitals, etc); audiovisual capture (sound recording, camera operation, vision mixing, sound/video editing & repair); audiovisual artist (live visuals, audiovisual installations, multimedia/online sound/video editing & repair); audiovisual artist (live visuals, audiovisual installations, multimedia/online projects, etc).

Early modules introduce audiovisual capture, lighting, video projection, camera operation, and editing. Later modules allow you to specialise. You will learn how to plan and deliver live audiovisual events; edit, mix, and polish audiovisual content in post-production; and build/test/operate IT networking infrastructure for audiovisual content.

The course modules cover a breadth of scenarios in the live audiovisual sector including conventional music/theatre productions, business conferences, and experimental interactive audiovisual installations. The latter are facilitated by creative programming modules: one module per year focussed on creating audiovisual content via computer programming, using software such as Processing, p5.js, Arduino IDE, and Max/MSP

Apply now and receive a £500 bursary (Years 1 & 2).

Modules

Modules offered may vary.
Year 1 modules include:
• Audiovisual Context
• Fundamentals of Audio Technology
• Live Sound Installation
• Fundamentals of Video Technology
• Lighting & Multimedia Playback
• Audio-Reactive Visuals
Year 2 modules include:
• Audiovisual Research
• Generative Audiovisual Programming
• Post-Production Audio
• Live Sound Design & Control
• Audiovisual Networking
• Video Aesthetics and Post-Production
Year 3 modules include:
• Audiovisual Project
• Live Multimedia Production
• Career Planning
• Immersive Audio
• Advanced Projection
• Interactive Audiovisual Installations

Assessment methods

Modules are assessed by a range of audiovisual media, written assignments, reports, individual and group presentations.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£8,500
per year
England
£8,500
per year
EU
£8,500
per year
Northern Ireland
£8,500
per year
Scotland
£8,500
per year
Wales
£8,500
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Middlesbrough College

Department:

Faculty of Visual Arts and Performing Arts, Sports and Recreation

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