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Middlesbrough College

Sound and Music Technology

UCAS Code: A138

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

Entry requirements


You must achieve a minimum of 80 UCAS tariff points from this qualification.

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

MMP

Please contact the College if you are studying these qualifications.

UCAS Tariff

80

This can be from a range of appropriate Level 3 qualifications. Please contact the College if you have any queries.

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About this course


Course option

3.0years

Full-time | 2021

The BSc Sound & Music Technology at Middlesbrough College (TEF Gold Standard Award) is delivered in state-of-the-art music and performance facilities featuring five recording studios, five control rooms and a live performance theatre. You have access to all our studios from day 1. We use industry-standard hard- and software and our tutors and technical staff have extensive industry experience. We are an Avid (Pro Tools) Authorised Learning Partner. Authorised Learning Partner status also ensures that all workstations and recording studios are running the latest version of Pro Tools to ensure you are taught on the most up to date software with the latest features available to professionals in the music and post production industries. Studios are equipped with industry standard Avid Pro Tools HDX systems (MacPro hosted) and Avid S6 and C|24 control surfaces offering 256 simultaneous audio tracks at 96 kHz and incredibly low monitoring latency of 0.7 ms. Studios also offer Pro Tools HD, Apple Logic, Ableton Live Suite, MAX (including MAX For Live), Reason, an Audient iD14, Genelec and PMC monitoring as well as a Slate Raven MTi2.

Our focus is the technical realisation of creative goals and our assignments are project-based that and link theory and practice. The Teaching Excellence Framework Panel judged that Middlesbrough College "delivers consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. It is of the highest quality found in the UK." The report also stated that Middlesbrough College offered "optimum levels of contact time and class sizes, provided for students who are well supported by their tutors, underpinned by a comprehensive, proactive and flexible academic and pastoral support programme”. For more information visit http://teesmusictech.co.uk. Apply now and receive a £500 bursary (Years 1 & 2).
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Modules

Modules offered may vary.

Year 1 modules include:
DAW Recording Techniques
Music and Composition Concepts
Music Technology in Context
Recording
Studio Techniques
Sound & Acoustics
Sound Engineering Concepts

Year 2 modules include:
Contemporary Music Applications
Electroacoustic
Music Techniques
Independent Study
Live Sound Techniques
Mixing and Mastering Techniques
Sound Synthesisers and Processors

Year 3 modules include:
Audio & MIDI Data Processing
Career Development
Game Audio and Advanced Production Techniques
Live Performance
Project
Sound and Music for the Moving Image

Assessment methods

You will be assessed through a range of music-related media, written assignments, reports, individual and group presentations and live performances.

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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