Tell us about your overall university experience so far.
Experience here has been invaluable, learnt so much I couldn’t have simply Googled or YouTubed. Great opportunity to meet like minded people and expand your network
How does your uni make efforts to increase your employability (careers department, work placements, transferable skills)?
dBs Music is second to none when it comes to supporting its students and offering a real insight into a career in the music industry, teaching everything from the basics in music tech up to the legal and financial side of the business and providing a totally transferable set of skills for the real world.
In addition to this, dBs offers some great opportunities, internships and placements with the ‘dBs Productions’ programme as well as offering technician roles to second year students for potential paid work.
Course and Lecturers
What do you like most and least about the way your course(s) are taught?
Most: hands on approach, collaborative, insightful
Least: some occasional faffing about
How many contact hours per week do you have?
How good are your university's facilities?
Amazing facilities, some of the best if not THE best for music tech/production in the company
Is your university in a good location in terms of distance to accommodation and local amenities?
Great night life, community spirit, all round great environment, maybe a bit grotty in Stokes Croft at 4 in the morning on a Sunday
Societies and Sports
How good is the support offered by the uni? Think both academic (tutors/feedback) and personal (counselling, etc).
Amazing support from tutors and care workers, big emphasis on mental health awareness. Plenty of staff to help troubleshoot technical difficulties