The future of the audio industry is interactive. Every day new applications and games are released. With millions of users across the globe buying into interactive content for their personal devices and home entertainment systems anyone serious about working in sound simply cannot ignore this exciting and rapidly expanding industry.
This course, developed in consultation with industry, is designed to equip hard working and enthusiastic individuals with the skills to succeed as audio professionals in the game and interactive industries.
The UK is a world leader in this field and Futureworks is a world leader in educating for this sector, teaching game and interactive sound since 2010.
WHY SHOULD I CHOOSE THIS PROGRAMME?
This course is a perfect blend of the technical and creative. If you are passionate about games, obsessed with sound and love dealing with complex technical challenges, then this is the course for you.
We’re looking for students who are intrigued by the sonification of our everyday lives and who want to be the next generation of interactive sound designers.
If you are interested in a career in game sound design, interactive music, commercial applications or even research, this course will give you both a theoretical and practical head start.
Working as part of an app development team, on a AAA game or for an indie studio; the audio specialist’s role generally involves any one, or often all of the following:
Sound Design, Music Production, Composition, Arranging, Recording, Dialogue Editing, Audio Programming, Sound Effects Recording, Sound Effects Editing, Foley, script editing, version control, asset management, data wrangling, vocalisations (animal, human, alien), efforts, backgrounds, cut scenes, trailers and cinematics, asset design and more besides.
The final qualification for this programme is awarded by the University of Central Lancashire.