University of Hertfordshire

Degree level: Undergraduate

Audio Recording & Production

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Course summary

The BSc (Hons) in Audio Recording & Production course is designed for students who wish to work as recording engineers / technicians with a primary focus on studio and location recording, mixing and mastering approaches. With the input of industry professionals, students investigate the tools used by some of the world’s most successful engineers as well as engaging in a number of recording projects using state of the art specialist facilities. Core modules studied alongside audio engineering practice modules develop students’ techniques and approaches using a range of sound technologies, as well as fostering professional and industrial contextual immersion and awareness, and experience with specialisms within connected musical fields. BSc (Hons) Audio Recording and Production sits within the overarching Music & Sound Technology Programme. There are four degree awards within this programme: BSc (Hons) Music Production, BSc (Hons) Music & Sound Design Technology, BSc (Hons) Audio Recording & Production & BSc (Hons) Live Sound and Lighting Technology. All courses share the same ethos, and you’ll have opportunities to work alongside our music composition and music industry management students too, ensuring you benefit from teaching and experiences within a large community of musicians, composers, technologists and performers. Within the wider school of creative arts at UH, there are opportunities to collaborate with students from other creative areas, including animation and film and TV, allowing you to network with a broad range of creative industries.

Course details

Professional bodies

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

  • The Joint Audio Media Education Services

How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
W374
Institution code:
H36
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6IELTS of 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in any band or equivalent

Unistats information

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Student satisfaction
79%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
90%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Audio Recording & Production at University of Hertfordshire - UCAS