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Top Diploma Programs in Audio Engineering

Through a diploma program, you can earn proof of your intellect and abilities in one field of your choosing. Achievable within anywhere from six months to three years, a diploma is a good choice for those already in a field or with some educational background.

What is a diploma in audio engineering? It is a program that is intended to train students in the art of audio recording and mixing. Requirements may include classes covering music theory, digital music and the history of audio recording. Program participants may also gain real-life studio experience to learn about the recording process. Those interested in digital music can also take several courses covering this niche. Other courses may cover audio editing, acoustics and post-production. Some programs may offer (or even mandate) internships to earn this diploma.

Learning and training in the world of audio engineering foster different skills in participants that can prove useful in many professional aspects. These can be music programming, studio maintenance and working within a team.

Due to the different focuses and requirements of each program, the prices set by each institution can vary. Locating and reaching out to your potential program coordinators is recommended to find out the total costs of earning your diploma.

For audio enthusiasts, a diploma in audio engineering may be a big step in achieving their dream career. Some graduates delve into creating music and become musical composers for television, film or video games. Other program participants can earn positions as audio or studio directors or even as music producers for major artists. With a diploma in audio engineering, there is also the chance to work as an A/V technician or as a sound editor for various industries.

This growing field has many institutions that provide training. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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5 Results in Audio Engineering

Nimbus School of Recording & Media

Starting from the basics of wrapping cables and placing mics, this course will take you in depth into all aspects of audio engineering and studio-based music production. ... [+]

Starting from the basics of wrapping cables and placing mics, this course will take you in depth into all aspects of audio engineering and studio-based music production. With 24/7 studio access and mentorship from industry pros, you will have the opportunity to grow your technical and interpersonal skills through practical learning in real studios, working with real artists and bands. This is our most comprehensive program in studio music production and engineering. On completion of the program you will be confident working in any studio, anywhere in the world – or even starting your own studio! Potential Careers: Music Producer, Recording Engineer, Studio Assistant Engineer, Audio Editor, Studio Engineer, Mastering Engineer, Arranger. ... [-]

Canada Vancouver
September 2019
Full-time
16 months
Campus
International College of Music

Through this 2-year program, you will develop skills to record, mix and master music and audio using the best audio production equipment and software. You will learn to a ... [+]

Program Overview

The Diploma in Sound Production is the best sound engineering course available in Malaysia, developed in consultation with the professional audio industry, and taught by industry experts to meet the demand for highly skilled sound engineers. Through this 2-year program, you will develop skills to record, mix and master music and audio using the best audio production equipment and software. You will learn to apply technical skills and creativity to design sound for film, TV and video games using Pro Tools, an industry standard Digital Audio Workstation. You will also learn to work with a team to engineer live sound for concerts and events using a professional PA system. You will attend seminars by industry professionals and participate in field visits to professional studios, live sound companies, broadcast stations, etc., to help you establish and expand your industry network. In your final year of study, you will engage in an internship to gain real world work experience in any one area of your choice in sound production. As part of the graduation requirements, you will develop a portfolio of creative sound production works, which may serve as your professional portfolio to present to future employers. Besides studying subjects related to sound production, you will also learn to read and write music notation, develop English language skills, and study a range of liberal arts subjects. These subjects will equip you with highly desired skills for employment, to communicate effectively with others, work in teams and solve problems as... [-]
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
January 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus
SAE Institute New Zealand

The Diploma In Audio Engineering focuses on intensive theoretical and practical training that forms a natural progression for developing sound recording and mixing skills ... [+]

The Diploma In Audio Engineering focuses on intensive theoretical and practical training that forms a natural progression for developing sound recording and mixing skills. Graduates are able to apply and demonstrate a solid grounding in all aspects of working with professional commercial music and audio within the industry. SAE Institute's Diploma In Audio Engineering achieves solid grounding in all aspects of working with commercial music, audio and film related industries.

Who should take this programme? Individuals wanting a solid grounding (theory and practice) in professional audio applications Those interested in working professionally in the field of audio Anyone has worked with audio as a hobby, but is interested in making it a profession Individuals wanting to stay competitive (and employable) in a rapidly changing job market YOU WILL LEARN ... [-]
New Zealand Auckland
March 2020
Full-time
1 year
Campus
dBs Music Berlin

Our one year Music Production & Sound Engineering Diploma will develop your skill base to demystify the techniques and processes of music production and sound enginee ... [+]

Our one year Music Production & Sound Engineering Diploma will develop your skill base to demystify the techniques and processes of music production and sound engineering. Working on collaborative, creative projects, you will study the many aspects of music production from recording & mixing, acoustics & listening skills to sound for moving image, music technology and industry practice, while learning to find your voice as a creative music producer.

COURSE LENGTH: 1 Year (36 Weeks) COURSE START DATE: Sept 2017 TERM TIME: Sept 2017 – July 2018 COURSE FEES: from €740 per month

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Germany Berlin
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Full-time
1 year
Campus
Microfusa

The Diploma in Sound Engineering is a two-year course offered by Microfusa and designed to provide the students with widest possible range of skills and knowledge on reco ... [+]

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The Diploma in Sound Engineering is a two year course offered by Microfusa and designed to provide the students with widest possible range of skills and knowledge on recording, mixing, sound engineering and post-production for both audio-visual and musical media.

The best possible training and preparation is required in order to be professionally successful in the constantly evolving world of music and audio-visual technologies, and the experience we have acquired over the years in teaching audio technology, allows us to offer this comprehensive course to cater to this need.

These new technologies have revolutionised the world of audio-visual production, offering an ever wider range of professional possibilities; from television and radio, to the increasingly varied technologies of online content delivery systems and mobile applications, not to mention the vast and ever-expanding video game market. The number and sheer size of these domains, require highly trained and adaptable professionals able to adjust to changes in the market.... [-]

Spain Barcelona Madrid Spain Online
September 2019
Spanish
Full-time
2 years
Campus