MSc Music and Sound for Film and Games

University of Hertfordshire

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Course info

Why choose this course?This course is conceived to meet the current industry’s demand for creative professionals who are equally versed in music composition as well as sound design, and can work effectively across a range of media – whether it’s video, narrative film or interactive games. All aspects of the soundtrack are systematically explored in both linear and non-linear environments, leading to a fuller understanding of the discipline, of the industry, and of the production processes. On ... READ MORE

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Full time | University of Hertfordshire | 1 year | 25-SEP-21..

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WUSCA student ranking
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115th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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81st
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59th

Start date and duration

Start date
25-SEP-21,...
25-SEP-21, 25-SEP-22
Full Time
1 year

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Tuition fees

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£9,450 per year
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£13,950 per year
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£13,950 per year
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Latest Music Studies reviews

Music Studies
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Student Reviewer
25 Feb 15

Music Composition and Technology for Film and Games BSc (Hons)

The University has great facilities, lots of societies to get involved in and it inspires me to be independent....
SR
Student Reviewer
04 Apr 14

Songwriting & Music Production BSc (Hons)

I am enjoying my university experience and have learned a lot within my specific subjects be prepared to work hard and...

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How Music Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 14 reviews

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Student rating ( 3.9) 1,574 reviews

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81st
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Why choose postgraduate study at Herts? Future Employment: Superb career support with 96.5% of graduates in work within six months of graduating Industry Connections: Links with over 1,700 businesses and industrial placements Course Accreditation: We offer over 40 industry accredited courses Financial Support: 20% postgraduate fee discount for University of Hertfordshire graduates, as well as £11,222 of postgraduate funding available* Location: Hertfordshire has been voted the UK’s best place to live and 25 minutes from London Fantastic Facilities: Multi-million pound facilities include a mock law court and flight simulation suites The University of Hertfordshire offers over 100 taught, online and specialist courses at postgraduate level, and more than 50 research degrees across the ten schools of study.

Where you'll study

University of Hertfordshire

College Lane Hatfield
Hertfordshire
AL10 9AB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hatfield   0.9 miles away