Acoustical and Audio Engineering BEng (Hons)

University of Salford

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UCAS CODE H341
Acoustic engineering explores the noise, vibration and audio output of architecture and consumer products. By understanding how sound waves behave and how people respond to them, you will help to engineer a better sounding world.Salford has pioneered acoustics teaching and research for over 60 years. Recognised by the UK Institute of Acoustics with a route to Chartered Engineer status, our acoustical and audio engineering degree course will guide you through the creative science and engineering... READ MORE

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Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | SEP-20

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94th / 131
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Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
80th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

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Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
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After 6 months
Others in Technology graduate salary at this uni
£24,000
UK Others in Technology graduate salary
£19,000

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Latest Sound Engineering reviews

Sound Engineering
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04 Apr 14

Professional Sound and Video Technology MSc

uni is great, lots going on and stuff to do but start saving some cash soon as living in the city is expensive and...

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University of Salford
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80th
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Based minutes from Manchester, the University of Salford is at the heart of 21st century creativity and learning. The university is made up of four schools: the School of Arts and Media; the School of Science, Engineering and the Environment; the School of Health and Society; and Salford Business School. A focus on practical learning and links with industry sets the University of Salford apart from other institutions. Many of its courses are designed and taught by industry practitioners. In addition, work placements, live briefs and internships are available to many of the students who study there. The university’s campus is spread across three sites: Peel Park, MediaCityUK and Frederick Road.

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University of Salford

The Crescent
Salford
Manchester
M5 4WT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Salford Crescent  0.2 miles away

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