About the course
Develop your theoretical understanding, technical skills and creative practice in the emerging field of sonic arts on a course that aims to challenge preconceptions surrounding musical composition, performance and sound art.You will explore varied approaches to sound practice through exposure to cutting edge ideas and techniques in the areas of electro-acoustic music, spatial sound, contemporary music thinking and sound interactivity. You will have the chance to investigate new software and hardware tools, inquire into the ideas and practical work of the most influential contemporary music thinkers, such as John Cage, Pierre Schaeffer and Brian Eno, and produce a variety of creative artefacts to begin building your own music and sound repertoire.The course is delivered through a series of lectures, seminars and workshops by a team of internationally acclaimed practitioners dedicated to helping you achieve your goals in this field.
Intake Months
September
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Qualification
Masters Degree
Estimated annual course fee
GBP 13,000
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Duration
1 Year
Post study visa
2 Years
English language requirements
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6.0
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79
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54
Academic entry requirements
Prerequisites
You must have successfully completed an United Kingdom Bachelor degree (or equivalent overseas qualification) or/with full-time or equivalent, work experience in a relevant industry setting. Meeting the minimum academic requirements does not guarantee ent
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Leeds Beckett University

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Leeds Beckett University, formerly known as Leeds Metropolitan University and before that as Leeds Polytechnic, is a public university in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England. It has campuses in the city centre and Headingley. The university’s origins can be traced to 1824, with the foundation of the Leeds Mechanics Institute. Leeds Polytechnic was formed in 1970 and was part of the Leeds Local Education Authority until it became an independent Higher Education Corporation on 1 April 1989. In 1992, the institution gained university status. The current name was adopted in September 2014
Formed almost 200 years ago, Leeds Beckett University has grown to become one of the most popular institutions in the UK. Leeds Beckett boasts five-star QS ratings for Employability, Facilities, Inclusiveness, Internationalisation and Specialist Criteria. It also holds silver status in the Teaching Excellence Framework as well as enviable employability stats. Leeds Beckett University was previously known as Leeds Metropolitan University.
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Headingley Campus - Leeds Beckett University

Church Wood Avenue, Leeds, LS6 3QS

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Our Headingley Campus is situated just outside of the city centre in the picturesque suburbs and is easily accessible by public transport with regular direct buses into the city. Headingley is an extremely popular student area. It has its own vibrant community with bars, shops and restaurants for you to enjoy. Our beautiful campus is full of green spaces, wildlife and historical buildings. It’s a wonderful contrast from the modern city campus, which is ideal as when you join us you will have the opportunity to enjoy both.