Push your electronic music production to a professional level with this flexible, industry-focussed, online postgraduate course.
This course caters for a wide audience, including recent graduates from music production and technology bachelor’s degrees, those in the early stages of their careers in electronic music (with suitable experience) and those who wish to develop and diversify their professional skill-set from other areas of the sound and music industry.
You will develop skills to drive your productivity and output, whilst building a framework for your career as a modern electronic producer. You will also become a master of key industry-relevant tools, ensuring that you are able to work across multiple platforms and support yourself through a diverse array of bespoke audio work.
This course is taught by the dBs Institute and awarded by Access Creative College
This course is taught by the dBs Institute and awarded by Falmouth University
The course takes place over three trimesters, covering 45 or 90 weeks, depending on whether you choose to study one year full-time or two years part-time. You’ll study a total of five modules, including a final major research project.
Refine your craft as an electronic music producer, become adept in the use of multiple industry-standard DAWs, generate a passive income through conceptualisation and development of a product, deepen your understanding of setting up your own business and deliver a final major project.
Enjoy the freedom to fit your learning around you. For online students, course content – other than one-to-one sessions – will be available to access whenever suits you. Video materials that have been created for online students will also be made available to students that select to study on-site.
You will learn from tutors whose expertise extends across production, composition, sound design, sound engineering, label management, marketing and promotion.
You’ll also have access to our extensive guest lecture programme, giving you the chance to meet leading industry professionals – ranging from respected producers and performers to specialist technical staff from world-class audio companies.
As a student of this course, you will be encouraged to apply for placements and opportunities with dBs Pro, our in-house creative audio company.
This will allow you to further your experience and apply the skills you have been honing, as well as showcase your skills to clients and develop your creative own links in the industry.
Who better to tell you about our course than students already doing the course? In this video, some of our latest cohort talk about their experience of the dBs online masters degrees.
The Online MA Electronic Music Production degree encourages students to become better independent learners and practitioners of electronic music production. The course is designed to push students to explore areas of their discipline they may be unfamiliar with, expanding the professional pathways available to them when they graduate. With a strong emphasis on the industry, students will also learn how to be better entrepreneurs as well as artists, composers and creators.
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Applications for undergraduate degrees are made through the University and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). You can apply online through the UCAS website.
Please note that the UCAS 'on-time' application deadline for equal consideration is Wednesday 25 January 2023.
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Please note, if you currently live outside of the UK and require a Tier 4 VISA to study in the United Kingdom, we are unable to accept your application for our on campus full-time or part-time postgraduate degree programmes. If this is the case, please apply for one of our online postgraduate courses instead.