What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
Should be in a relevant subject area.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 112 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers100%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,000
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
24-hour open access to The Wall Recording Studio and guest lectures from leading technology companies and practitioners. Well-equipped computer labs with both Apple and PC based systems loaded with a wide selection of industry related software. Opportunity to gain work experience in our campus based FM radio station. One of only three FM community radio stations in UK higher education institutions (Have a listen to the live stream www.calonfm.com). Work experience opportunities on regular Glyndwr.tv live sessions. All students are encouraged to become members of the professional body, The Audio Engineering Society (separate fees applicable). Small cohort sizes and a friendly, community environment.
Level 1: Professional studies 1 (10 credits); electrical and electronic science 1 (20 credits); electronics 1 (20 credits); introductory mathematics (10 credits); electronic computer aided design (10 credits); electro-acoustic systems (10 credits); recording techniques 1 (20 credits); sound synthesis and sampling (10 credits); live sound (10 credits). Level 2: Professional studies 2 (20 credits); electronics 2 (20 credits); theatre sound and radio production (20 credits); recording techniques 2 (20 credits); impact of new technology (10 credits); studio planning and operational techniques (10 credits); computer music programming (20 credits). Level 3: Project (30 credits); professional studies 3 (20 credits); collaborative work (20 credits); advanced digital recording systems (10 credits); audio post-production (10 credits); internet and media audio systems (10 credits); acoustic environments (10 credits); location recording (10 credits).
Based in Wrexham but with campuses and facilities around north-east Wales, Glyndwr University champions the spirit of enterprise. We aim to be bold and enterprising in everything we do. Our courses are tailored to be relevant to industry, working closely with partners in business including Airbus, Rolls Royce and the BBC to ensure our graduates get the skills they need to gain employment.
How you'll spend your time
|Year 1||Year 2||Year 3|
|Lectures / seminars||24%||23%||16%|
- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
|Year 1||Year 2||Year 3|
- Written exams
- Practical exams
What do the numbers say for
Where there isn’t enough reliable data about this specific course, we’ve shown aggregated data for all courses at this university within the same subject area
What do students think about this subject here?
Here's how satisfied past students were – useful to refer to when you’re narrowing down your options. Our student score makes comparisons easier, showing whether satisfaction is high, medium or low compared to other unis.
Start building a picture of who you could be studying with by taking a look at the profile of people that have studied this subject here in previous years.
UK / Non-UK
Male / Female
Full-time / Part-time
Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
Most popular subjects students studied before attending
Here's an idea of the academic background of students from previous years, to give you a flavour of the type of people who take this subject.
Drama and Theatre Studies
What are graduates doing after six months?
Here’s what students are up after they graduate from studying this subject here. We’ve analysed the employment rate and salary figures so you can see at a glance whether they’re high, typical or low compared to graduates in this subject from other universities. Remember the numbers are only measured only six months after graduation and can be affected by the economic climate - the outlook may be different when you leave uni. What do graduate employment figures really tell you?