BSc (Hons) Sound Design - BSc (Hons) Degree
Faculty of Arts Media and Creative Technologies, College Road, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 2DE
Tel: 01782 294000
Fax: 01782 292740
Lecturer in Drama and Theatre Arts: Derrick Cameron
This course aims to prepare students to work as a freelance sound artist and/or part of the sound department in the film and games industries. It will also prepare you for a career in related industries such as radio, TV and theatre. This is a much in-demand discipline within the creative industries and has excellent job prospects.
Sound Design involves preparing all aspects of a soundtrack including dialogue, ambience, sound effects, Foley and music; synchronising them to the image; creating submixes; final mixing and mastering. The course will give you practical experience and inside knowledge in terms of: Industry workflows and procedures; Recording (in studios and on location); Editing, mixing and mastering audio; Using sound libraries and creating your own; Creating sound and music for a range of media, in collaboration with students and experts from other disciplines (e.g. film, games, animation, radio, theatre).