National Certificate: Music Industry: Sound Technology

SAQA ID: 48671
Minimum credits: 139
NQF Level: 5
Duration: 12months (1 year)

Course overview

The area of employment for sound engineers/ technologists are mostly in the area of: Recording; Mixing, Live sound, Theatre, Mastering, Television, Broadcast, Film, Video, Multimedia, Monitor Engineers; Designers, Advisors, Commercial Producers, music producers who do not have any recognized qualification/s or have received their training abroad. The purpose of this qualification is to provide learners with the competencies required to manage functions within a sound technology workplace.

Career Fields: What are the career opportunities available after completing this qualification?

Sound designer
Sound engineer
Record producer
Record mixer

What are the entry requirements for this qualification?

Communication, Mathematics, Technology and Computer Literacy at NQF level 4 in the Further Education and Training Band
Life Skills at NQF level 2

How long does it take for me to complete this qualification?

12 months/1 year

What is this course’s accreditation status?

This qualification is accredited by MICT SETA