Sound Design (BA)

The Sound Design BA is an interdisciplinary audio production degree that prepares students for a wide variety of sound design careers and applications. Built upon a robust foundation in audio theory and systems, recording and production, and hearing and perception, the major offers branches of study in applied sound design in the Audio Arts and Acoustics, Cinema and Television Arts, Interactive Arts and Media, and other departments.

The degree structure allows students to cross between applied fields during their course of study and as they advance in their professional lives, preparing them to work in multiple industry professions. Career paths include sound design for cinema and television, game and other interactive media, and sonic object- and process-oriented enterprises, such as sound effect and sample library creation, sonic interaction design, and product-sound and sonic branding.