Short Courses

Introduction to Sound Design

According to Star Wars creator George Lucas, sound is half your film experience. Sound has the power to inform, influence perception, underscore moments and highlight emotions. The course introduces the fundamentals of sound design and concepts behind the various uses of sound for the application of digital media such as film and video. Participants will learn how to utilise the power of sound to become more effective storytellers in today’s popular media. Participants are required to be able to hear, with basic literacy on computer and smart devices. 


No. of classes Days Dates Time
8 Every Wed and Fri 12 Apr – 10 May 2023 7:00pm – 10:00pm

Application Information

Course materials

Notepad and writing materials, earphones/headphones and a portable storage drive.

Who should attend

Anyone looking to upskill in digital technology, influencers looking to leverage on e-storytelling for social media, general music and art hobbyists and enthusiasts looking to explore more immersive content creation and have a keen interest in sound design.

Eligible schemes / subsidies:
Claimable under SkillsFuture Credit
National Silver Academy (NSA) subsidy


Note: Course fee not inclusive of application fee and GST.

(after National Silver Academy (NSA) subsidy)

Note: NSA fee is inclusive of GST.