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Digital Music Production
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18-month Audio Production & Engineering Program

The Audio Engineering & Production diploma program at the Centre for Arts and Technology will help you develop as both an artist and a music technician. This program provides the hands-on training, practical experience and industry support it takes to pursue a rewarding career in sound.

You’ll tackle real-world audio engineering projects in our custom-built recording studios. This is an intensive program teaching foundational skills that will set you up for success in any audio and sound environment.

Students learn a broad range of important production skills, including:

Advanced Digital Audio Production
Live Sound Reinforcement
Digital Music Arranging and Scoring
Music for TV and Film
Recording Studio Maintenance
Advanced Recording Techniques – Post Production
Digital Music Entrepreneur
Location Audio for Film & TV
Music Management & Marketing
Music Production
Career Opportunites:

Recording Engineer
Music Producer
Post-Production Engineer
Sound Designer
Sound Studio Designer
Location Audio Engineer
Foley Artist
Music Theory—Music Composition—Scoring for Film Soundtracks—Pro Tools HD—Analog/Digital Studio Operations—Recording and Mixing in Stereo and 5.1 Surround Sound—Music Production—Editing and Sound Design—Film Set Location Recording—Recording and Mixing ADR, SFX for TV and Film.

Similar Options: Digital Music Production

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Centre for Arts & Technology courses are taught by respected industry professionals, dedicated to helping others get their start. Instructors all have years of experience working in the field and know what it takes to make it in today’s workplace. Centre for Arts & Technology schools are more than hallways and classrooms, instructors and students. We’re a community that will nurture you along your educational journey, provide challenges and opportunities, mentorship and motivation, and will foster a collaborative environment where you can reach your full potential.

Centre for Arts and Technology (CAT) and British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) have also partnered to create the CAT-BCIT Pathway: a cross-institutional agreement enabling CAT graduates entry into BCIT’s School of Business.

The heart of the Okanagan Valley, Kelowna, BC is known for its unique climate offering students a virtual four-season playground. Our campus facilities include:

  • Contemporary audio recording studios
  • Photography and film studio outfitted with wall and lighting grid
  • State-of-the-art interior design, veterinary, animation, and technical labs
  • Numerous edit suites and computer labs with industry-standard software and hardware
  • Students lounges where we host numerous events throughout the year
  • Over 10,000 square feet of learning space

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