Dr Stephen Bruel - Programme Leader
Stephen gained his PhD in music production and remastering from Queensland University of Technology. Stephen has industry experience working at organisations including the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, AVID (Pro Tools), Fairlight ESP (pro audio manufacturer), the Queensland Government, and Rolling Stone magazine, as well as a musician and songwriter in a band signed to an independent record label. He has presented his research at music and sound conferences in London, Boston and Canberra and will publish a monograph on remastering music in 2022.Academic Staff List
Welcome to BA (Hons) Sound and Music Production
How You Study
What You Need to Know
We want you to have all the information you need to make an informed decision on where and what you want to study. To help you choose the course that’s right for you, we aim to bring to your attention all the important information you may need. Our What You Need to Know page offers detailed information on key areas including contact hours, assessment, optional modules, and additional costs.
An Introduction to Your Modules
† Some courses may offer optional modules. The availability of optional modules may vary from year to year and will be subject to minimum student numbers being achieved. This means that the availability of specific optional modules cannot be guaranteed. Optional module selection may also be affected by staff availability.
How you are assessed
Entry Requirements 2023-24
Students on this course have access to a range of specialist equipment, including two multi-channel recording studios for music and drama production; two dubbing theatres for audio post- production for film, TV, games, and animation; three radio production studios; Siren Radio, the on campus community radio station; Brayford Radio, the online student radio station; music rehearsal rooms; and several audio edit suites with an extensive range of editing and audio processing software. High-end mobile kit is available for sound and field recording on location.
All Sound and Music Production students can currently use Pro Tools software and have access to Ableton Live Suite and Adobe Creative Cloud software, including Audition, for the duration of their studies. View our facilities.
"What I enjoyed the most was learning both theoretical concepts and professional practices. Each assignment allowed a personal approach where I collaborated creatively with students on other courses and outside the University, which helped with developing professional relationships.’Helena Spychala, BA (Hons), Sound and Music Production graduate
This course aims to equip graduates for a wide range of roles in music production, radio, film, and TV, games, animation, mobile and web applications, audio engineering, and audio event management.
Lincoln graduates have gone on to work for the BBC, Channel 4, The Church Studios, Fonic audio post production, Sweet Justice Game Audio, and Sky.
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