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Course Details

Audio and Music Technology BSc (Hons)

Anglia Ruskin University

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Course Summary

Discover how sound works, and how technology can help you master it, on our full-time, industry accredited Audio and Music Technology BSc (Hons) degree course in Cambridge. Get support to find work placements, and choose to take an additional placement year. By studying our Audio and Music Technology degree, you’ll integrate theories of sound into your audio projects, as you build a portfolio for a future career in the creative industries, including live sound, gaming, broadcast and film.

Entry Requirement

96 UCAS Tariff points from a minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent).
3 GCSEs at grade C, or grade 4, or above, including English and Maths.
If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.0 (Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.
You may also be accepted to this course with an IELTS 5.5 (Academic level- with no individual score being lower than 5.5) or equivalent English Language qualification as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University, but will then be required to undertake additional compulsory free English language modules in your first year.


Foundation year

Foundation in Engineering, Computing and Technology

Year one
  • Basic Recording and Studio Techniques Acoustics and Psychoacoustics
  • Digital Electronics for Audio
  • Analytical Techniques for Games Developers
  • Acoustics, Sound and Music
  • Simulation in Games
  • optional modules
  • Studio Practice
  • Analogue Electronics for Audio
Year Two
  • Digital Music Format
  • Live Recording Practice
  • Advanced Studio Practice
  • Audio Electronics
  • optional modules
  • optional modules
  • Composition Software
  • Electronic Circuits
  • Audio for Film
  • Signals and Signal Processing
  • Audio for Games
  • Audio Plug-In Development .
Year Three
  • Final Studio Portfolio 1
  • Major Project
  • Final Studio Portfolio 2
  • optional modules
  • Digital Performance
  • Live Sound Engineering
  • Analogue and Digital Synthesis
  • Audio Programming
  • Integrated Audio System Design .




Sept, Jan


4 Years

Study Mode

Full Time

Tution Fees

UK/EU tution fees starting from: £9250

International tution fees starting from: £13500

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