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Sound Engineering Level 3 at Access Creative College

Course description

If you would like to get into sound engineering, while looking to develop skills for university or professional work, then this is the course for you. You will gain in-depth skills in all areas of live and studio sound.

Course content

THE SCIENCE OF SOUND Develop your understanding of how sound and acoustics work.

STUDIO SOUND Gain skills in recording from studio design through to miking, mixing and mastering.

LIVE SOUND Work in a variety of live sound environments, setting up PA and monitors and mastering the art of live mixing.

DEVELOP BUSINESS SKILLS Get the skills to promote yourself in the industry.

Entry requirements

We value your creative passion and skills above all else. However, you will need to demonstrate that you are able to work at Level 3 (A Level standard) and we will take your actual, or predicted, grades into account.


Course work.

Financial information

FREE for 16-18s.

Future opportunities

You will achieve a Level 3 RSL Music Practitioners Extended Diploma which can lead on to a creative degree. Completion of both years of the course can generate up to 168 UCAS points, or the equivalent of three A* grades at A Level. You may also go straight into employment in the creative industries.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 27 October 2017
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    • Access Norwich is the right choice if you want to get creative in a fun and friendly place. We’re approachable, so your voice can be heard, and you’ll be mixing with other like-minded people.

      Located in the city centre, we have great facilities and experienced tutors to help you on your way and we’re connected into the region’s creative scene to give you the best opportunities. Why would you go anywhere else?