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Sound Production Level 5

Course Code PMCe

NFQ Level 5

Duration 1 Year

QQI Code 5M2149

Award QQI Level 5 Certificate in Sound Production

A 1 year course covering music technology, sound engineering, event production and music industry studies.

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Why choose Sound Production?

This course is for you if you are interested in a career in music and sound engineering or music promotion. This course provides a combination of practical and theoretical tuition in all aspects of digital sound engineering and music production.

On this course you will gain the essential knowledge, industry experience, contacts and opportunities required to succeed in the music industry from lecturers who are experienced engineers, musicians, and industry practitioners. You will collaborate and work with the students of the Music Performance course to create annual live events to build your knowledge, skills and competencies.

This course should help you decide if you want to further your studies in this area or use this qualification to gain employment or progress to further and higher education.

What will you study?

  • Sound Engineering and Production (5N1900)
  • Music Technology (5N1640)
  • Desktop Mutimedia Audio Production (5N2148)
  • Technical Skills for Theatre (5N6047)
  • Music Industry Studies (5N1458)
  • Event Production (5N1374)
  • Teamworking (5N1367)
  • Work Experience (5N1356)

What do you need to apply?

In addition to the Entry Requirements, for this course you will also need to support your application with a written statement of your interest in this area, and if possible, including evidence of your experience and links to materials you have made or recorded. On application you will be advised by the college on how to submit this supporting documentation.

Progression Opportunities

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