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Masters degrees in Acoustics Engineering equip postgraduates with the skills to analyse, design and control sounds in mechanical systems and technology.
Taught MSc degrees are typical for the field, though research-based MRes and MPhil degrees may also be available at some institutions. Entry requirements normally include an undergraduate degree in an appropriate Engineering discipline.
Courses in this field encourage you to think about the way vibration and sounds can impact engineering processes. Unwanted sound can have large negative impacts on both human and animal environments, in both rural and urbanised areas.
These courses will train you to develop operational techniques which control sound and vibration. These can include the design and production of noise barriers, sound absorbing equipment, suppressors and buffer zones.
You will explore techniques in structural dynamics, applied digital signal processing, biomedical signal processing and human effects of sound and vibration. Consideration is also given to legislation in the industry, particularly public policy on noise control, as well as health and safety.
Careers include industrial practise such as manufacturing and environmental engineering, as well as creative careers such as product design and events management.
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There is a growing need for engineers who can control and mitigate noise and its effects on our wellbeing. This course is designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills to work in environmental acoustics. Read more
Help to build a better sounding world. The creation, control, and delivery of high-quality audio, are important elements of the rapidly expanding communication, media and entertainment industries. Read more
The IOA Diploma is a sought after accredited qualification which enables you to become an Associate Member of the Institute of Acoustics. Read more
The IOA Diploma in Acoustics and Noise Control is widely recognised as the educational qualification of choice for professional practitioners in acoustics, noise and vibration. Read more
New technologies are changing the way people experience sound and audio. With our specialist Audio Production postgraduate degree, you’ll gain practical, theoretical and creative experience of sound engineering, music production and audio technology. Read more
Awarded by the Institute of Acoustics, our course aims to equip you with a thorough understanding of the nature of noise and the ways in which it can be controlled in the environment, the workplace and in buildings. Read more
The International Master's Degree in Electro acoustics (IMDEA) offers students the opportunity to learn the fundamentals in electro acoustics and in relating fields. Read more
Electronic Engineering builds on your undergraduate knowledge of core aspects of electronics, supported by a module in Engineering Business Environment and Energy studies, which provides you with an understanding of the context of engineering in the early 21st century. Read more
With our close interaction with large companies such as Tata Steel and Ford, as well as small and medium-sized enterprises, Swansea University provides an excellent base for your research as a MSc by Research student in Mechanical Engineering. Read more