University of St Mark and St John

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

Music Production and Sound Engineering

This course provides students with the opportunity to develop Music Production and Sound Engineering related skills in a programme specifically designed to enhance their chances of employment in the contemporary freelance music industries. The course is delivered by dBs Music who provide a practical and creative-based degree course located in professionally specified high-end studio facilities. The course is validated by Plymouth Marjon University. This music production and sound engineering degree course provides students with an advanced skill set in recording and music production techniques. Students will gain a deep understanding of working in a studio environment, including listening skills, mixing and remixing, mastering, acoustics, psychoacoustics and much more. In addition dBs Music offers a substantial Guest Lecture Programme throughout the 3 years and topics range from demonstration and instruction in new technology, personal viewpoints and techniques from experienced professional practitioners to showcases for professional trade organisations as well as advice on health, safety and welfare issues. Graduates of this degree leave with advanced practical and theoretical knowledge of studio recording, music production and project management techniques, developing essential grounding in the core principles vital for a successful career in music production and sound engineering. All dBs Music centres are based on the principles of providing the very best, boasting fully equipped studios, large live rooms, Foley studios, Surround Sound suites and lecture theatre/screening rooms. Whether it’s classic mixing desks, such as the API 1608, Neve Genesys or SSL Duality, or the very latest software plug-ins and the mountain of hardware, students are guaranteed to get hands on practical experience on the very best industry standard gear.

  • 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
    2018-09-25
  • Location
    DBS Berlin,Berlin
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 €7,500
  • England Year 1 €7,500
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 €7,500
  • Scotland Year 1 €7,500
  • Wales Year 1 €7,500
  • Channel Islands Year 1 €7,500
  • 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
    2 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-25
  • Location
    DBS Berlin,Berlin
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 €10,200
  • England Year 1 €10,200
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 €10,200
  • Scotland Year 1 €10,200
  • Wales Year 1 €10,200
  • Channel Islands Year 1 €10,200