What will I learn?

Overview

Our professionally focused degree gives you direct experience of modern measurement equipment and techniques. We've been offering courses in Acoustics for over 35 years, and house the best facilities in the South-East of England, including a full-size reverberant and anechoic chambers, as well as an exceptionally well equipped laboratory, featuring the very latest instrumentation and technology.

Employability

This course can be used as a conversion course for maths, physics, architecture, engineering or audio technology graduates. It's also suitable for professionals from fields such as music production and technology, engineering, environmental health, and many others.

Over the past decade a very high proportion our students have found employment in an acoustics related industry, and one or two outstanding students per year go on to undertake research on our sponsored PhD programme.

Accreditation

This course meets the educational requirements for membership of the Institute of Acoustics (IOA). Membership can provide you with contacts and networking opportunities, so it's a good platform on which to build your career. It is also accredited by the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE).

Which department am I in?

School of The Built Environment and Architecture

Study options

Full Time (16 months)

Tuition fees
£14,470.00 (US$ 19,612) per year
The mentioned fee is for 2020/21 year entry. There might be a sight increase in 2021/22 year entry.

This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

January 2022

Venue

Southwark Campus

103 Borough Road,

Kensington and Chelsea,

London,

SE1 0AA, England

Full Time (12 months)

Tuition fees
£14,900.00 (US$ 20,195) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

Expected September 2022

Venue

Southwark Campus

103 Borough Road,

Kensington and Chelsea,

London,

SE1 0AA, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

To apply for a postgraduate course at LSBU you need to have a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited College or University with a GPA of 2.8 or higher (on a 4.0 scale). IELTS: 6.5 (with no component below 5.5).

For international students

Students should have a Bachelor degree equivalent to UK 2:2 in a relevant subject. Applications are also welcomed from those without the required qualifications that possess the life/work skills that would make them suitable to study at this level. Students whose first language is not English need an IELTS score of minimum 6.5 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in each individual component. TOEFL iBT - Overall score: 90; Reading: 18; Listening: 17; Writing: 17; Speaking: 20.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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About London South Bank University

LSBU represents the heart of south London, with a thriving community of international students and a long-held reputation for academic excellence.

  • 89 per cent graduate employment rate
  • Over 15,000 students representing over 130 countries
  • Seven specialist academic departments
  • Live and study in the heart of London

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