University Centre Doncaster (Doncaster)


University Centre Doncaster

The University Centre Doncaster is set in 126 acres of idyllic countryside at High Melton, six miles west of Doncaster. The campus is home to many of the college's higher education courses specializing in Live Performance Arts and Creative Arts undergraduate and postgraduate programs of study.

The Faculty of Arts at University Centre, Doncaster College delivers training on industry-standard music production systems. The school is an Apple Authorized Training Center, Digidesign Certified Training Location and Ableton Live Certified Training Center, giving trainees confidence that they can expect only the highest level of training and first class facilities.

The music production facilities/systems available to BA (Hons) Creative Music Technology and MA Digital Performance include:

  • 65 Apple Mac-based DAW systems running Ableton, Apple, Digidesign, Propellerheads and Native Instruments software
  • 3 Pro Tools HD (SSL/D-Command/C24) studios
  • 5 A/V post-production suites

Pro-application training is embedded in undergraduate and postgraduate programs of study and also available to external (not enrolled) trainees. Pro-application training is held in our training room with a maximum class size of six trainees.

UCD Performance and Music Arts students explore a range of interactive technologies that enable the fusion of live performance and technology. An interdisciplinary approach allows students to collaborate and share a creative arena through the exploration and use of technology in performance and sound installation projects.

Ableton Live has fast become the application of choice for experimental live performance practice. Past projects/research include:

  • Motion tracking with real-time sound design and control
  • Tangible Performance Interfaces
  • Live A/V manipulation
  • Sonic Art and sound installation

Training Information:

Course Information:

Ableton Certified Trainer:
Lee Sullivan



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