Glasgow Caledonian University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Audio Technology

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Course summary

The programme looks at a wide range of audio and new technologies and provides the opportunity to design and develop audio applications and systems. GCU has an excellent reputation for teaching audio technology and continues to undertake exciting technical and education research in this area which feeds into the programme. GCU’s specialist audio facilities have a range of industry-standard equipment and software, providing a stimulating environment for study and experimentation. The programme is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) as well as the Joint Audio Media Education Support (JAMES) group. Students also benefit from guest lectures by industry experts.

Course details

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Engineering and Technology, Institution of
  • The Joint Audio Media Education Services

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeJ932
Institution code G42
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level CCC Including Maths and Physics plus GCSE English at C/4.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMM In an Engineering subject.
Scottish Higher BBBC Including Maths and either Physics, Technological Studies, Engineering Science or Music Technology plus National 5 English at C.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H2, H2, H3, H5 Including Maths and Physics, plus English at ordinary Level O2.
Scottish HND Year 3 Entry; HND Sound Production with B in the graded unit

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6Overall score of 6.0 with the minimum of 5.5 in each element

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Fee information for September 2021/21 will be confirmed as soon as possible. In the mean while please visit our website for helpful information www.gcu.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/feesandfinance/tuitionfees/

Sponsorship information

The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university

Audio Technology at Glasgow Caledonian University - UCAS