The aim of the Game Music Composition course is to provide musicians and music producers with the knowledge and technical skills required to create music for an interactive game.
Honeycomb – Creative Works is funding four fully accredited postgraduate modules to be delivered by the University of Ulster and Dundalk Institute of Technology. Places on the modules below will be available at no cost to successful applicants.
You are not required to attend more than one module, although you may apply for as many modules as you wish.
Applications open September 3rd, and various closing dates apply between September 17th and 29th depending on the module.
- You must work or live in the INTERREG IVA eligible areas of Northern Ireland excluding Greater Belfast (Belfast, Carrickfergus, Newtownabbey, Lisburn, Castlereagh or North Down), border counties of the Republic of Ireland (Louth, Cavan, Monaghan, Sligo, Leitrim, Donegal), Western seaboard of Scotland (Lochaber, Skye and Lochalsh, Arran and Cumbrae and Argyll and Bute, Dumfries and Galloway, East Ayrshire and North Ayrshire mainland and South Ayrshire).
- You must hold a primary degree (Level 6 QCF in Northern Ireland, Level 7 NFQ in the Republic of Ireland or equivalent in Scotland)
- You must attend all mandatory teaching sessions, and make every effort to attend any optional sessions.
- Preference will be given to those whose income is derived from work in the creative industries.
- The decision of the selection panel is final.
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