The MFA Sound Design curriculum develop both theoretical and practical skills with coursework that includes lessons in creative listening, mixing and programming, music for themed entertainment and strategic approaches to sound environments. By the end of their studies, students will have a solid command of the sound design process, including developing a conceptual approach, creating the required drafting and paperwork and clearly mounting designs.
All coursework is designed to help each student help shape a distinct, original and personal voice and defining aesthetic, as evidenced in production work and professional-level Sound Design portfolio.
Sound Design MFA candidates are required to pass a Graduation Review to complete the Program and obtain the MFA degree.
Detailed curriculum and academic requirements can be found in the online course catalog.
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