At Media Composition and Orchestration programme of ThinkSpace Education, you will learn to work in almost every sector of the media using a range of compositional techniques from live orchestral scoring to sound design and hybrid compositional techniques. Your course includes a live orchestral session with a professional film orchestra.
Gaining an understanding of orchestration and live instruments is crucial in composing realistic sounding sampled mock ups. This course combines both skills, as well as delivering the market-focused material you need to start, or further, your career in composing for media.
On this course, you will learn:
- To write in a wide variety of styles, using different compositional techniques.
- How to produce professional quality sampled mock-ups and high-quality demos.
- To explore many different areas of the media, each of which has specific requirements and expectations.
- About each section of the orchestra, led by some of the world’s top film session players.
- What the market expects, what producers and directors are buying right now, and how to deliver market-focused music.
- The business skills needed to help you produce a winning portfolio that will help you into a new career.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Writing in Styles
- Writing to a Brief
- Writing To Picture
- Research and Critical Reflection
- Scoring Drama
- Writing For Strings And Woodwind
- 24 months
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- StartingApply anytime.
Your main application must be in by the 1st of the month before your start date. Any supporting portfolio and documentation can be handed in 2 weeks later.
DisciplinesMusic Video Games & Multimedia Computer Sciences View 54 other Masters in Computer Sciences in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Applicants are required to have successfully completed an undergraduate degree in any subject. A limited number of places are available for non-degree holders (see the ‘Recognition of Prior Learning’ section). We assume that completion of an undergraduate degree shows the applicant has the required level of academic ability to complete the course. Where applicants have been out of education for some time or come from a very different discipline, we can provide additional support through one to one tutorials during their course.
International10475 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 20950 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
National10475 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 20950 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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