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    UNC Asheville Pre College Program:  Film Scoring and Sound Design

    UNC Asheville Pre College Program: Film Scoring and Sound Design


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Destination: United States
    • Provided By: College
    • Session Start: June
    • Session Length: One Week
    • Entering Grade: 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Performing & Visual Arts
    • Sub-Categories: Music, Filmmaking and Digital Media, Design
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
    • Minimum Cost: $500 - $1,499
    • Career Clusters: Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications
    • Credit Awarded: No
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    Music is an important part of the story telling process in films. Learn how to compose cinematic music that evokes emotion using Hollywood film scoring techniques. Develop a score concept, work with virtual instruments and compose music for an animation film, and study the dynamics of a scene layer by layer to enhance the visual elements through sound design. Musicians, non-musicians and film students are welcome.


    • June 16 – June 21, 2024
    • $1,430
    • Price includes lodging, meals, all course materials, activities, and excursions.
    • A $500 deposit is due upon registration with remaining balance due by May 1, 2024. 
    • Students reside in campus residence hall and dine in campus dining hall
    • Enrollment is open until spaces are filled