Be A Post Production Sound Designer For Film & Games

Post & Game Audio Production Diploma - PGAP

DIPLOMA

Credential

960

Hours

48

Weeks

POST & GAME AUDIO PRODUCTION

This sound designer program is 12 months in duration, and consists of mentorship based, hands-on specialization training for a career in entertainment post-production sound. You will receive a solid foundation in audio engineering, music production, recording techniques, topped off with a specialized post and game audio concentration to prepare you for entry into the exciting world of sound designer for the film and video gaming industry.

No previous technical skills are required. We will teach you everything you need to know.

WHY CHOOSE POST & GAME AUDIO PRODUCTION?

MASTERS OF INFLUENCE AND STORY
As a sound designer, you will gain an in-depth understanding of the power of sound. You will hold the special skill of taking an idea, scene, or game scenario and bringing it to life. You will be able to take listeners on a journey, provoking emotion, conveying story and stimulating thought through the audible pathway.

BEING PART OF THE RARE BUNCH
You will master a unique set of skills on post production software that can help you gain a greater scope of the levels and layers of audio. These additional skills as a sound designer can make you a powerful asset as a music producer.

FINANCIAL STABILITY
Attaining the essential skills for film post production and video game sound design opens doors to many opportunities that pay well in either industry. Gaining a strong foundation in sound design can also help with creating and releasing more of your own music for income.

ENHANCED CREATIVITY
Gaining in-depth perspective in post and game audio production builds your skills in a wide soundscape that can be used for any industry, allowing your creativity to reach the next level.

POST & GAME SOUND PRODUCTION

Upon completing the Post & Game Audio Production Program, you will have acquired the skills focused on recording, foley, sound effects and interactive sound design for film, TV, video games, and animation. You will have the ability to stimulate the senses through the audible pathway and create epic moments through sound design. Your skills will become an asset for taking your own music creations to the next level of audio. You will be fully stacked to be a Professional Sound Designer For Film & Games.

SOFTWARE
Utilize AVID Pro Tools, Antares Autotune, Celemony Melodyne and Native Instruments Komplete with proficiency and ease

SOUND EFFECTS
Create believable sound FX and foley

SOUNDTRACKS
Implement music and musical elements into linear and interactive video content and games

DIALOGUE & VOICEOVER
Create and edit voice overs for games, animation, film and television. Record, edit and process dialogue for any application

MOBILE RESPONSIVENESS
Produce audio for all game platforms from mobile to console devices

SOUNDSCAPE
Define and create the atmospheric audio elements involved in game audio and post production

SOUND COLLECTION
Create, maintain and augment a sound effect library

EDITING
Learn comping, editing and tuning techniques

SCRIPTING
Learn visual scripting for sound design

SURROUND SOUND
Understand the processes to complete a surround sound mix

COLLABORATION
Work on writing songs with real artists/bands and produce and engineer multiple EPs

WORKFLOW
Record, edit, mix and master music using both analog and digital workflows to prepare fully produced songs for commercial release

PORTFOLIO BUILDING
Create a professional demo reel

COURSES (click to view details):
ENGR100 PROD100 PGAP200

TUITION

DOMESTIC: $24,567.00
INTERNATIONAL: $27,447.00

APPLICATION FEE: $250.00 (non-refundable)
GUEST LECTURE FEES: $300.00
SUPPLIES: $305.00
TEXTBOOKS: $445.00
STUDENT ASSOCIATION FEE: $30.00
GST: $52.50
PST: $42.35

This Program has been reviewed and approved by the Registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch.

PREREQUISITES

FAST TRACK This program is also available as an 8-month Fast Track Certificate. Speak to an Admissions Associate to determine the best choice for you.

As an artist, Nimbus gave me the tools and resources I need to take control of and own my career. I now have the skills to produce my own music, create my brand and have a network of people to help me achieve my goals.

Rachael Schroeder

Contact us at info@nimbusrecording.com or give us a call +1 (604) 875-8998

Classes start January 2, 2019.