Sound Technology BSc (Hons)

Glyndwr University, Wrexham

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Course info

UCAS CODE HWP3
This practical course trains you in live sound which can lead to an exciting career in a variety of settings including theatre, music festivals and radio. It is designed for students who are not necessarily musicians or performers and prefer the challenges of using technology to enable performance.This course is based on exploring current and emerging technologies relating to audio production, and how these can be used to create music and sound for many applications. To achieve this we have a ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
55th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
126th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
69th

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Music

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 75 = 25% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Music graduate salary at this uni
£16,000
UK Music graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, March 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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£9,000 per year
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£9,000 per year
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£9,000 per year
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£9,000 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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11,750 per year
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More info: Fee for 2020/21 entry is £11,750. There may be slight increase in the year 2021/22..

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Latest Sound / Audio Technology reviews

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Charlene
10 Jan 20

Professional Sound and Video BSc (Hons)

Absolutely love it..find it hard fitting studio practice around children but they really help with flexibility and...
SR
Student Reviewer
12 Feb 16

Sound Technology BSc (Hons)

Excellent experience. Met some lifelong friends, built a great network for getting work. The teaching was second to...

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Glyndwr University, Wrexham
CompUniGuide ranking
126th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
Wrexham Glyndwr University can be found just five minutes from the centre of the largest town in northern Wales, Wrexham. The university offers its students lovely historical buildings, including grade-II listed structures, which it carefully combines with a wide variety of modern and well-equipped facilities to meet every student’s needs. Wrexham Glyndwr hosts a robust array of services for students, whether it’s accommodation, student support, or other amenities. The university also hosts an additional campus in the Northop area – this rural campus offers specialties in subjects such as animal science and environmental subjects. The university recently launched its £60m Campus 2025 estates project to significantly update and modernise its campuses.

Where you'll study

Glyndwr University, Wrexham

Plas Coch Wrexham
LL11 2AW United Kingdom Nearest train station: Wrexham General  0.2 miles away

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