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Diploma in Music Technology

Africa Digital Media Institute (ADMI), Kenya
Diploma in Music Technology
Next enrollment cycle May 2024 See all cycles
Total Cost KES 961,412
Course Accredited By TVETA
15 Months Blended Vocational Training Diploma

The Music Technology Diploma is a practical, industry-relevant course, providing students with the skills required to start a career in the music business. This programme includes training in the operation of modern sound equipment and music technology.

Through a series of music business projects, you will learn how to:

  • Release a professional music single/compilation/album
  • Design the creative concept for the CD insert
  • Design a marketing plan for your album release
  • Organize gigs and live shows.
  • Produce a music video in support of your music release.
  • Apply knowledge of complex analogue and digital audio systems.

Taught by music industry specialists and professional producers, the course gives students one of the most rounded and intensive practical programmes currently available. Students graduate equipped with a broad skill set that allows them to launch their entertainment career or follow further academic pursuits within this discipline.

The Diploma in Music Technology provides the necessary foundation for pursuing an undergraduate degree in the field of Music Production.

Enrollment Cycles

  • May 2024
  • September 2024
  • January 2025

Entry Requirements

KCSE C- or above, with a C- or above in Kiswahili, English, Mathematics and at least one science subject OR A-levels with 2 principle passes.

Semester 1

  • Communication skills
  • Digital Literacy
  • Basic Acoustic 1
  • Electronic Music production – Introduction to DAWs, Beat making – Project
  • Music Instruments

Semester 2

  • Basic maintenance of electronics and equipment
  • Advanced Acoustic
  • Numeracy skills
  • Manufacture of African music instruments -Project
  • Studio Recording – Project

Semester 3

  • Entertainment law and ethics
  • Electronic Music Production – Music Sequencing, Music for multimedia – Project
  • Art and society
  • Entrepreneurial Skills

Semester 4

  • Entertainment law and ethics
  • Electronic Music Production – Music Sequencing, Music for multimedia – Project
  • Art and society
  • Entrepreneurial Skills

Semester 5

  • Applied music
  • Employability Skills
  • Electronic music production- Mixing and Mastering
  • Music album portfolio – Project

Semester 6

  • Internship

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