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Professional Certificate

Game Audio Design and Production

Next Semester
Starts April 6

Tuition

$4,491

3 Courses (9 Credits) or $1,497 Per Course
Only $4,041.90 when paid all at once

Berklee Online’s Professional Certificate in Game Audio Design and Production will arm you with techniques and industry knowledge that will prepare you for a career in game development or as a freelance game audio professional. You will explore the iterative process of ideating, prototyping, testing, and revising that is at the heart of the video game industry. You will also analyze games and examine the principles of game design from a visual studies perspective. After just three courses, you’ll finish the certificate program with a Berklee credential and the confidence to write and produce music and sound for interactive media.

Course Requirements

3 Required Courses to Complete this Certificate

Game Design Principles (OLART-205)
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Level 2 Course
by Lori Landay

This course provides an overview of video game design, exploring the iterative process of coming up with ideas, prototyping, testing, and revising that is at the heart of the video game industry. You will analyze games and examine the principles of game design from a visual studies perspective.

Introduction to Game Audio (OMPRD-295)
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Level 2 Course
by Jeanine M Cowen and Gina Zdanowicz

Gain a solid foundation of sound production and engineering skills that will prepare you to work at a game development company or as a freelance game audio professional.

Game Audio Production with Wwise (OMPRD-345)
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Level 3 Course
by Brad Fotsch

This course is designed for the musician who wants to compose music, unique sound, and creature voices for video games. Focusing on both the creative process of designing unique audio and the practical challenges of putting that content into a game, Game Audio Production with Wwise prepares students for all major aspects of game audio production and implementation.

Upon Completion of this Certificate Program, You'll Receive:

  • Professional credential from the world leader in music education
  • Credits that may be eligible for transfer toward a Bachelor's degree program
  • A physical certificate from Berklee College of Music
  • A verified, digital certificate that you can share

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