Taught course

Music Technology

Institution
Staffordshire University · School of Film, Sound and Vision
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Normal requirements are at least a UK second class honours degree or equivalent in a related discipline If you do not meet the above but have significant appropriate experience, your application will be considered, provided that you satisfy the University that you are capable of responding to the challenge of postgraduate work. If your first language is not English, you will need to demonstrate that you are fluent enough to cope with the course. A minimum score of IELTS 6 or TOEFL 550 (213 computer-based) is normally required.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Develop a deep understanding of the technologies and principles behind modern music production and distribution. Learn advanced recording techniques, acoustics, mastering, digital sound synthesis, music software development and sound design.

“The MSc Music Technology has been a hugely enriching experience for me. The staff are enthusiastic and passionate about their fields and the richness of resources available is quite stunning.”
Nick McCabe, Guitarist: Black Submarine, The Verve

Benefit from superb resources including recording and mixing studio with SSL AWS 900. We are also an Avid Learning Partner, so you have an opportunity to take Pro Tools Accreditation up to Avid 210M.

Benefit from the expertise of staff with real world music industry experience.

Modules

Taught modules may include:

  • Audio Recording
  • Mastering and Signal processing
  • Acoustics
  • Modern Composition
  • Advanced Pro Tools Techniques
  • Electronics
  • Electroacoustic Composition

Want the latest module and fee information?

Visit: MSc Music Technology @ Staffordshire University

Information for international students

If your first language is not English, you will need to demonstrate that you are fluent enough to cope with the course. A minimum score of IELTS 6 or TOEFL 550 (213 computer-based) is normally required.

Fees and funding

Visit: Postgraduate fees, funding and loans @ Staffordshire University.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries Team
Email
enquiries@staffs.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1782 294 400