Audio & Music Production

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Audio & Music Production
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code DK768
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Duration 3 years

The course is delivered through a combination of lectures, tutorials, practicals and online learning

The course is highly applied with a focus on ‘hands-on’ skills

Basic music theory and keyboard skills tuition is built into the programme
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements Note: There is no audition process or need to play an instrument for this programme.

Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements:

Six Grades at O6 or H7 in Leaving Certificate including:

•At least one H5 Grades
•AND Mathematics Grade F2, O6 or H7
•AND English Grade O6 or H7 OR Irish Grade O6 or H7

•PLUS minimum points score of 200
Alternative Entry

Expand+Advanced Entry:

We welcome applications from students seeking advanced entry to our undergraduate music programmes.

Applicants should submit an Advanced Entry Application Form to the Admissions Office. Applicants will be called for interview/ a...

CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content

Expand+This three-year degree programme is aimed at producing professionals for the recording industry capable of assuming key creative and architectural roles in the process of analysing, developing and realizing the creative intentions of the recording ar...

Subjects Taught

Expand+YEAR 1 - Semester 1

•Microphone Applications and the Recording/Playback Chain
•Properties of Sound
•The Digital Audio Workstation
•Introduction to Musicianship
•Academic Writing and Research Skills

YEAR 1 - Semester 2

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Students who achieve a sufficient GPA over the course of the Level 7 degree may be considered for an Advanced Entry place onto Year 4 of the Level 8 BA (Hons) in Audio & Music Production programme.

This course develops individuals who are creati...

Further Enquiries Dr. Niall Coghlan (Programme Director)
Phone: +353-0429370200 ext 2160
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2019 318