Kick-Start Your Creative Career with Nerve Centre’s Full-Time Courses

Kick-Start Your Creative Career with Nerve Centre’s Full-Time Courses

Are you a creative individual? Want to forge a career in the music, television or creative industries?

The award-winning Nerve Centre offers a range of full-time accredited NOCN Level 3 courses in Music Production, Music Performance & Technology, Creative Media, and Film & TV Techniques, starting in September 2017.

Tutored by industry professionals, the courses offer practical experience of studio engineering, live performance, recording, songwriting, festival management, creative design and television production - ideal for anyone wanting to make their mark on the creative industries.

The Music Production course will help students get to grips with the latest digital recording technology - everything from programming, recording and mixing to mastering music and audio in various genres.

For those with a passion in music, graphic design, filmmaking, video art or digital photography, the Creative Media course is designed to give a working knowledge of the industry and its software.

The Nerve Centre’s Music Performance & Technology course is aimed at budding performers with modules that will enhance student’s song-writing skills, knowledge of digital sound composition, mixing and live sound.

Finally, the Media Techniques: Television & Video course will give students the opportunity to work on a diverse range of productions, from short films and promotional videos to playing a key role in the renowned Foyle Film Festival.

Recent graduate Donna Marie Duddy has released her own album ‘Off My Cuff’ under the stagename Wee DM. She credits this achievement to the Nerve Centre’s full-time courses, where she studied Music Production, Creative Media and Music Performance & Technology.

Christine Galbraith, a graduate of the Creative Media course said: ‘The course was fantastic. I enjoyed all aspects of it, especially the Photoshop and filming classes. John Deery was an excellent tutor, he really enthused the class with his industry knowledge and experience in the creative industries.’

Michael Butter, a graduate of the Creative Media course said: ‘I had a great time on the course. I was able to learn about a wide variety of topics, and gained experience in areas I would never have had the opportunity to otherwise.

The course covers a lot in a short space of time, which is only a good thing, because with the great top-of-the range facilities, open and friendly atmosphere, and committed tutors, each class is a pleasure!’

All courses will run from September 2017 to June 2018. For more information contact Richard Taylor, 02871 260 562. Download an application form here.

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