Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University

MA Sound Production


International Office,Edinburgh Napier University

Room 1/37,Craiglockhart Campus

Edinburgh, Scotland

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MA Sound Production

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Why choose this course?

If you are aiming for success in the competitive worlds of Sound Production, Sound Reinforcement and Sound Post Production, this multi-faceted programme will enhance your technical knowledge, your creative skills and your professional competence, enabling you to be operationally effective in a range of employment situations.

Through technical instruction, lectures, workshops and self-study, you will develop proficiency in the Sound industry's standard applications and equipment, with the option to undertake Digidesign's in-demand ProTools qualifications as part of the course. With opportunities for orchestral and group recording, film sound synchronisation, post production and live sound mixing, the programme is a potent mix of challenging activities and high-level learning experiences.

From the start of the programme you will build on prior learning and experience to develop advanced knowledge and understanding of the technology, skills, theory, context and issues that are central to success in the professional arenas of sound capture and manipulation.


International Student Requirements:

The application and guidance notes can be completed online from the webpage of the course you are interested in. A list of courses can be found on our website. You must also submit: • Bachelor degree certificate and transcript of grades (a transcript alone may be OK if you have completed your undergraduate degree and it states the specific qualification you obtained) • Two references – academic or professional so long as they demonstrate you have the background and capacity to succeed in the course you are applying for • Statement of purpose • Other subject-specific requirements, if specified in your course web page
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