Film Sound Design - Film and Television, Master of Arts (Art and Design)
Please note! No intake in 2023. Next planned intake in 2024.
The aim of the master’s studies is to increase the depth of the student’s knowledge and preparedness to work in sound design. Through course modules and increasingly demanding exercises, students will acquire an ever deeper understanding and firmer grasp their own artistic, production and technical area of the profession.
A sound designer and sound engineer gains a comprehensive knowledge of the practices, means of artistic expression, technical equipment and theoretical concepts in his/her own field. A key goal of the education is to further develop the student’s talents and personality, impart additional technical and artistic skills and basic knowledge of the field and its history, and develop management skills and a research work skills.
Essential skills to be learned are audiovisual dramaturgical and content thinking in cinematic expression, the ability to understand sound and space, management skills, communication and cooperation skills, sound design and managing the dramaturgical concept and technical realisation process for a feature-length film, a deeper knowledge of the traditions and modern trends in his/her field, and the ability to think critically and analytically.
After graduating from the master’s programme, a sound designer has a mastery of the overall artistic and technical process of sound design – from preliminary planning to the finished film. During the studies, the student becomes familiar with all phases of recording, sound work and sound design in a feature-length film and artistic and with production cooperation in film and television productions.
You can apply through www.studyinfo.fi.
Degree / diploma
Master of Arts (Art and Design)