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Digital Music Production

Langara College
Program overview
1 year
Full time
Graduate diploma / certificate
Scholarships available
Start dates
September 2022

September 2023

September 2024

About this program

Digital Music Production

The Digital Music Production Program is an intensive, one-year full-time certificate program designed for the modern independent music producer and composer to work in recordings, film, TV, gaming, advertising and multimedia.

With their own mobile production studio and industry-standard music production software, students will develop a wide range of skills and gain hands-on experience in a home studio as well as professional recording studio environment. Program elements include:

  • Electronic Music Production
  • Music Theory
  • Recording and Studio Engineering
  • Mixing and Mastering Music
  • Composing for Film/Mixed Media/Advertising
  • Music Business and Career Planning

Admission requirements

  • This program is open to international and Canadian students who have completed B.C. Grade 12 or equivalent.

For more information about admission requirements, please visit the College website.

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Program content

Semester 1

  1. Logic Pro
  2. Ableton Live
  3. Music Theory
  4. Recording Techniques (Includes off-site studio time)
  5. Synthesis and Sampling

Semester 2

  1. Advanced Ableton Live
  2. Songwriting and Arranging
  3. ProTools
  4. Advanced Logic Pro
  5. Mixing (Includes off-site studio time)

Semester 3

  1. Writing for Film, TV, Games and Visual Media
  2. Advanced ProTools
  3. Expert Logic
  4. Major Project Lab/Mastering (Includes off-site studio time )
  5. Music Business and Career Planning

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available. Please check the college website for more information


The total tuition fee for the 2021-2022 year is: $12,645


Credential: Certificate

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to record, mix, master and produce in both an analog audio recording environment as well as an electronic and software based environment using the most current tools and technology. Students will understand the processes and strategies involved with writing and producing scores for film, TV, interactive design and the gaming industry. Upon completion, students will also have an in-depth understanding of the music business, legal and contract issues and how to market yourself in the music industry.

Upon program completion, students will become proficient in the following:

  • Audio recording & proper microphone techniques.
  • Working with sampled musical instruments.
  • Understanding how to program software and hardware synthesizers.
  • Understanding how to mix multi-track recordings on both analog and software mixers.
  • Understanding how to use both hardware and software audio devices to master a final recording.
  • Music Theory – notation, scales, keys, time signatures, tempos and scoring.
  • Songwriting strategies for applied arts purposes.
  • Music business and Law.
  • Marketing and self-promotion.

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Langara College

Located in beautiful Vancouver, B.C., Canada, snəw̓eyəɬ leləm̓ Langara College provides University, Career, and Continuing Studies education to more than 23,000 students annually. With more than 1,700 courses and 130 programs, Langara’s expansive academic breadth and depth allows students of...

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Langara College

100 West 49th Avenue
V5Y 2Z6 Vancouver British Columbia

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