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.
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
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Main Site|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 3
|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 or Engineering Science 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.|
Year 3 Entry;
HND Sound Production with B in the graded unit. In addition to the HND requirements, applicants will be invited to an interview as part of the admissions process. Interviews will be held during February and March.
Additional entry requirements
Interviews are required for entry to Year 3 of this programme and will take place during February and March. Dates of interviews will be:
Wednesday 13 February
Wednesday 20 February
Wednesday 27 February
Wednesday 6 March
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6.0||Overall score of 6.0 with the minimum of 5.5 in each element|
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university
Course contact detailsVisit our course page
0141 331 8630
0141 331 8630
Fax: 0141 331 8676