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Video Game and Media Composition

ThinkSpace Education

Master Online
24 months
Duration
9975 GBP/year
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About

Video Game and Media Composition programme of ThinkSpace Education equips you with the skills and experience to tackle a wide range of film and television projects from animation to commercials, trailers to feature films. 

Overview

During this Video Game and Media Composition programme of ThinkSpace Education, you will cover the skills taught in both our Composing for Video Games and Professional Media Composition degree courses.

Key facts:

Video games are now the largest single sector in the entertainment industry, closely followed by television. We train you to write for both in this wide ranging, challenging, creative and technical preparation to enter the industry as a composer of all types of composition.

On this course, you will learn:

  • To write in a wide variety of styles, using different compositional techniques.
  • Different ways of creating an interactive video game experience, allowing the score to respond seamlessly to gameplay.
  • A wide variety of market sectors from animation to trailers, documentary to feature films.
  • To use FMOD and WWise to implement your music interactively in fully functional Unity games, many specially licenced for the course, including commercial releases.
  • About music business, copyright, how to find work, how to pitch, create a demo reel and develop a career.
  • The technical and creative aspects of writing to picture, spotting a film, and working with hitpoints and markers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Game Audio Technology
  • Game Music and Audio
  • Writing In Styles
  • Writing To A Brief
  • Writing To Picture

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

240 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

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.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9975 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19950 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    9975 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19950 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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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!

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