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Course summary

Explore our innovative BSc (Hons) Music Composition and Sound for Film and Games degree, a fantastic choice within our Undergraduate Music Programme. This program investigates the pivotal role that soundtracks play in shaping the narrative of films, computer games, and interactive media. Combining technology and creativity, our forward-thinking approach equips you with the essential skills to excel in the rapidly expanding world of modern film and gaming. During your journey, you'll collaborate extensively within the School of Creative Arts, connecting with peers in Film, Digital Animation, and Games Design. These connections will enrich your growing expertise in composing, producing, and implementing every layer of a soundtrack, all while embracing technical depth and production excellence. Our academics and industry professionals will guide you through the intricacies of film/game workflows, middleware, and the dynamic relationship between musical elements and visuals. If you aspire to become a contemporary media composer or sound designer, creating complete soundtracks for film, TV, or interactive game titles, then this course is the perfect fit for you. Don't miss this opportunity to follow your dreams in the exciting world of music for media.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
W392
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
80%
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

*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.
Music Composition and Sound for Film and Games at University of Hertfordshire - UCAS