MMus Commercial Music Technology
Full-time or Part-time
Feb 2021 UK / EEA: £8,000
Feb 2021 UK / EEA: year 1 - £4,000, year 2 - £3,640
Full Time: 1 year & Part Time: 2 years
SFE funding available
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MMus Commercial Music Technology is a progressive course focused on the creation, development and delivery of commercial audio. As audio creators we are reliant on technologies which enable practitioners many creative careers. The course encourages research and exploration of these technologies and their contextual practice. Understanding their history and relevance to future associated industries. Areas of study include spatial audio, advanced recording, mixing and mastering techniques, Audio Synthesis, music and the moving image.
What will you learn?
Students will gain an in-depth understanding of music and audio creation and its consumption by society. From audio conception, its manipulation and its delivery, to the consumer. The music industry is technologically-driven and understanding how and why current trends exist, to forecasting what comes next, is integral to your student experience and development. Learners will also explore audio synthesis, large format recording practices and advanced microphone and mixing techniques, ranging from historic mono applications to immersive ambisonic formats.
Who is this course for?
This is an advanced course for aspiring or established music producers and audio engineers who are looking to develop their commercial skills and conduct in-depth research of contemporary practices within the music and audio industry.
This will help you understand what’s needed to become an active professional within the industry and will enable you to harness and perfect content for commercial manipulation.
Get in touch with the Programme Leader to discuss your current qualification and career goals, and get advice on which LCCM postgraduate degree would suit you best.
Please e-mail Oliver Betts at firstname.lastname@example.org to book your 30 min slot.
- A minimum second-class honours degree in a relevant subject from a UK awarding body or college recognised equivalent international qualification.
- Significant equivalent professional experience will also be considered.
- Plus, English language competency equivalent to CEFR Level C1 (7.0 overall, 6.5 in each category) if from a non-majority English language speaking country.
- In addition, entry may also be subject to audition, portfolio and personal statement