Course in Music - Short Programme in Digital DJ
Upon successful completion of this programme, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme Certificate in Digital DJ’ing.
- Basic computer and sound equipment skills
- A learner must have a keen interest in the world of DJ’ing
- Grade 10
The programme duration is 60 hours and tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.
This short programme is intended to acquaint learners with the necessary skills that are needed to mix and make demos, and to play to a live crowd. Whether using a digital or vinyl track, a DJ will be able to set the mood, amp up the excitement, and get a crowd rocking! Learners will learn all the technical know-how required as well as advice on how to create their own DJ’ing style and how to make DJ’ing work for them. With tips on equipment essentials, such as turntables, slipmats and needles, headphones, and amplifiers, as well as buying records, CDs, and MP3s, this programme will take learners through the basics of mixing, song structure, building a foolproof set, creating a great demo, and what to do when they finally face a live audience.