University of St Mark and St John

Derriford Road, Plymouth, Devon, PL6 8BH, United Kingdom

Live Sound

An innovative, technology based Live Sound degree that combines the latest developments in audio networking, digital technology and the most advanced loudspeaker systems. Students will get hands-on with the latest equipment, gain real-world experience and networking at a multitude of live events, club nights and music festivals. The course is delivered by dBs Music and validated by Plymouth Marjon University. This course has been designed to facilitate in-depth knowledge and practical application of the skills required to design, build and operate professional sound systems in a range of varied live event situations. Students will be using professional grade equipment from respected manufacturers such as Midas, Avid, Yamaha and Martin Audio and taught by tutors who are at the very top of the UK Live Sound industry. All practical elements of this course take place in dBs Music’s own specially designed teaching and performance space. In addition, students will experience an extensive guest lecture programme, meeting leading industry professionals ranging from respected sound engineers to specialist technical staff from world-class audio companies, who will demonstrate cutting-edge products. A key highlight to this course is the collaborative partnerships with Martin Audio, which provides access to the revolutionary MLA speaker system, and leading sound rental company RG Jones.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-17
  • Location
    Bristol,Bristol
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,000
  • England Year 1 £9,000
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,000
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,000
  • Wales Year 1 £9,000
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,000
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-16
  • Location
    Bristol,Bristol
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,000
  • England Year 1 £9,000
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,000
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,000
  • Wales Year 1 £9,000
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,000
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-17
  • Location
    DBS Plymouth,Plymouth
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,000
  • England Year 1 £9,000
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,000
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,000
  • Wales Year 1 £9,000
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,000