Qualification Overview

Qualification Title Graduate Diploma in Audio Production
Qualification Type Graduate Diploma
Level 7
Credits 120
Subject Area
  • Creative Arts » Communication and Media Studies » Audio Visual Studies
Strategic Purpose Statement
The overall aim of the Graduate Diploma in Audio Production programme is to equip graduates, who have majored in a different discipline, with the skills and knowledge that fulfil the expectations of the audio production industry, its practitioners and clients. Graduate Diploma graduates will acquire critical thinking and independent learning skills, along with in depth knowledge in audio production which will enhance their professional skills in this selected area or staircase to postgraduate study.
Graduate profile
Graduates can apply, to an advanced level, the theoretical and practical skills required to capture and manipulate sound and its behaviour in an industry setting. They can apply knowledge of audio production concepts, principles and techniques to identify and provide solutions for issues and problems.
Education pathways
Graduate Diploma graduates will acquire critical thinking and independent learning skills, along with in depth knowledge in audio production which will enhance their professional skills in this selected area or staircase to postgraduate study.
Employment pathways
This programme leads students towards employment in the audio and entertainment industries as well as onto postgraduate study in related fields.To find out more about employment opportunities click on the CareersNZ logo, then the provider who offers this qualification.
Entry Requirements
Application Criteria Application criteria for the Graduate Diploma in Audio Production is as follows: Application by Academic Qualification Entry is open to degree graduates.
Education Organisation Southern Institute of Technology
Developed By Southern Institute of Technology
Quality Assured By Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics Quality
Number ST5264
Status Current
Created July 2009
Next Review December 2016
Content
Compulsory Audio Equipment Electives as per programme schedule Applied Acoustics Specialist Audio Major Research Project Industry Studies Electronics Information Technology Professional Studies Acoustics Music Technology

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