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What it?s about The MSc in Music Technology is a Masters degree designed for students who wish to develop a deep understanding of the technologies and principles behind modern music production and distribution. In addition to gaining the skills necessary to analyze and evaluate modern music technology systems, students will also have opportunities to undertake practical music production work using the University?s extensive facilities. The award focuses on a wide range of creative and technological areas including advanced recording techniques, acoustics, mastering, digital sound synthesis, music software development and sound design. Modules include: Advanced Recording Techniques Negotiated Studies in Music Technology Mastering and Signal Processing in Music Applied Acoustics (Semester One Option) Computer Music Composition (Semester One Option) Pro Tools for Music Production Creative Music Software Design Research Methods for Music Technology Electronics for Musicians (Semester Two Option) Interactive Multimedia Composition and Performance (Semester Two Option) Students will also complete a 60 credit dissertation. What you do By studying the MSc in Music Technology you will start your PgC period by studying three core modules and one option. For the PgD stage you will study four more modules including one option. The final stage of the award involves undertaking a dissertation based on a Music Technology area agreed with your supervisor. Where next? In order to succeed in the hugely competitive environment of the modern music industry it is becoming increasingly important for students to be multi skilled in both the technological and creative aspects of the field. The MSc in Music Technology aims to provide an environment where students can develop such skills at a post graduate level while working towards a recognised qualification. The award seeks to enable students to find success in an increasingly challenging area, either through direct employment, independent business development or developing a freelance career.

What it?s about The MSc in Music Technology is a Masters degree designed for students who wish to develop a deep understanding of the technologies and principles behind modern music production and distribution. In addition to gaining the skills necessary to analyze and evaluate modern music technology systems, students will also have opportunities to undertake practical music production work...

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