Sound Engineering

University of West London

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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Get a head start in your sound engineering career with this multifaceted course, which combines vocational study and academic theory. You will learn key concepts such as acoustic analysis and sound synthesis, as well as sound studio recording, audio post-production and other practical skills. Furthermore, we will focus on your personal development, so that you can graduate as a well-rounded specialist with a full complement of in-demand skills. During your studies, you will have access to one of the largest audio complexes in Europe, which includes more than 20 studios, as well as teaching rooms, labs and computer suites. You will be encouraged to build links with professional bodies and be supported by specialist practitioners. Their knowledge ensures that the content and delivery of the course meets current industry needs so that when you graduate you are ready to take the next steps in your career. This is one of only eight courses in the UK accredited by The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) with Full Incorporated Engineering status (IEng).

Course details


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 codeHH36
Institution code W05
Campus nameMain site - West London
Campus codeM

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 112 - 120 points
A level BBC - BBB
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM
Access to HE Diploma Pass Access to HE Diploma (Minimum of 45 credits at level 3)

GCSE (or recognised equivalent) English and Mathematics at Grade C or above


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
International £12500* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Sound Engineering at University of West London - UCAS