Audio and Music Production Courses
PROFESSIONAL MIXING AND MASTERING

Want to make music or record bands? Then our 8 week mixing and mastering course is for you.

Aimed at producers and engineers who are already making their own music or who are recording bands, this short course introduces you to professional mixing and mastering techniques using both software and outboard equipment.

You are encouraged to bring along your own multitrack sessions to these classes, through which you will learn and apply mixing and mastering techniques in hands-on, practical workshops.

You will graduate this course with a certificate of completion, and working knowledge of many mixing and mastering tricks and techniques.


LOCATIONS

Glasgow - 6 month course - £2,000

London - 8 week course - £999

Liverpool - 8 week course - £999 


AGE RESTRICTION

18 and over 


TOPICS COVERED

  • “What’s wrong with my mix?” Corrective and creative mix solutions
  • The starting balance: level, pan, and mute
  • Dynamics: compression and gating
  • Lighter and brighter: equalisation
  • Time, space and depth: delay and reverb
  • Automation and ‘performing’ a mix
  • Mastering techniques for a range of media


WHAT YOU'LL LEARN 

By the end of the course you should be able to:

  • Creatively use effects to mix a professional composition
  • Understanding dynamic processes and how they affect audio
  • Understand equalisation and be able to use it  correctly and with precision
  • Be able to identify and make important elements in a track stand out (e.g vocals).


WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This course is ideal for musicians or music lovers who would like to learn to basic sound production. It is highly recommended for students who want to apply for further study in audio.


LEVEL

Beginner


FOLLOW UP COURSES

BA (Hons) in Audio Production

You should bring a notebook and pen to classes. You may also wish to bring your own laptop or tablet, however, this is not necessary.  

  Date from Date to Day(s) of the week Time Campus  
  10 Sep 2018 31 Oct 2018 Mon, Weds 18.30-21.30 London  
  30 Oct 2019 30 April 2019 Mon, alternating Fri 18.30-21.00 Glasgow  
  7 Nov 2018 10 Jan 2019 Weds/Thurs 18.00-21.00 Liverpool  
  14 Jan 2018 6 Mar 2019 Mon, Weds 18.30-21.30 London  
  6 Feb 2019 4 Apr 2019 Weds/Thurs 18.00-21.00 Liverpool  
  8 May 2019 1 July 2019 Mon, Weds 18.30-21.00 London  

Please fill out this form to apply for our Professional Mixing and Mastering course. Once you submit the form we will be in touch to confirm your booking. If you want to call us on 03330 112 315 we can give you more information.

Alternatively you can download and complete our hard copy application form and email it to enquiries@sae.edu

 

Got a question?

Email our recruitment team at enquiries@sae.edu