Music & Sound Production - Year 2

Cavan Institute


Course Name Music & Sound Production - Year 2
Course Provider Cavan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 6M5130
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 6 Advanced Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 6 NFQ
BTEC Higher National Diploma at UK Level 5  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Pearson None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cavan Town
Course Content

Expand+This course provides students with the opportunity to build on their knowledge and skills in the area of sound production and sound engineering, including studio work, audio mixing and mastering, sound design, Foley, composition and post production f...

FET Code 6M5130 - Level 6 Certificate Media Production
Duration 1 year
Comment Certification:
QQI Level 6 Certificate in Digital Media Production 6M5130

BTEC Higher National Diploma (HND) in Music (Music Production)
Alternative Entry

Expand+Mature Applicants
Cavan Institute welcomes mature applicants who wish to return to full-time education. Such applicants may not be required to have the minimum entry requirements. The Institute will look for satisfactory evidence of the applicants a...

Course Fee

Expand+There is a vast difference between fees charged by Cavan Institute and those of higher education colleges.

Cavan Institute’s annual registration fee is €300, plus a €200 government levy. Please note that this government levy is refundable to...

Financial Support

Expand+Sources of Financial Support

1. PLC Maintenance Grant
Means-tested maintenance grants are available to eligible students attending approved full-time courses of further education in approved Post Leaving Certificate (PLC) centres, of which Cavan ...

Interview No - We do not conduct interviews
Application Date HOW DO I APPLY?
On-line applications for the 2019/20 academic year are Open (via link below).
A valid email address must be used as correspondence may be made via email.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course commences in September 2019
Subjects Taught Work Experience
Sound Engineering and Music Technology
Studio and Location Live Sound Production
Project Management
Sound Engineering and Music Technology
Advanced Music Production
Advanced Sound Engineering
Creative Research Project
Creative Portfolio
Music and Sound
Music and Sound Production (Year 2)
Composing Using Technology
Live Mixing
Music for Sound and Picture
Creative Sound Design
Pro Tools
Mature Entry Places Mature students are welcome to apply.
Entry Requirements QQI Level 5 Award in sound production (or equivalent) available at Cavan Institute. Equal consideration will be given to mature applicants (those aged over 23) who do not meet this entry requirement but can demonstrate industry experience.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Graduates of this course will be able to pursue many opportunities as sound engineers, sound editors, composers and producers in a range of areas, including games, film, animation, theatre, live sound, studio recording and rad...

Further Enquiries Telephone: 049 433 2633
Facsimile: 049 436 1933
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here