Voiceovers: advanced

Course Dates: 01/06/20 - 29/06/20
Time: 10:30 - 12:45
Location: Online
David Thorpe

Expanding on the skills mastered in the Improvers course, you will gain deeper experience in microphone and voiceover techniques, working towards a higher professional standard. This more challenging course will provide you with a focused range of audio/voiceover materials. Break week: 8 May (Bank holiday for 75th anniversary of VE Day).

This course will be delivered online. See the ‘How will I be taught’ section in course details for more information.


What is the course about?

Practical exploration of the working world of audio work.
Continuing development of on-mic performance and knowledge of various sectors of work.

What will we cover?

ELT (English Language Teaching) Recordings
ADR (Additional Dialogue Replacement) Recordings
Dos and don'ts of the professional voiceover world.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

Explain the demands of English Language Teaching recordings
Explain the demands of Additional Dialogue Replacement recordings
Explain the demands of Animation recordings
Identify good and bad working practice.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

For those who have completed Working in Voiceovers Beginners and Improvers, or have previous equivalent experience
If you are new to voice classes please take a moment to read our
full sequence of voice and speech classes at City Lit (click here) before choosing.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Practical experience. You will be recorded and played back, your work will be analysed by you, your fellow students and the tutor. Some scripts will need preparation prior to class.

As part of the course content, your tutor may record your image for initial and ongoing assessment purposes. You are entitled to decline to participate in the recording of your image.

This course will be delivered online, and will involve tutor presentation and class discussion. Student preparation and homework outside class times is strongly encouraged. To fully participate in this online class you will need:
- An email address
- A reliable internet connection
- A computer/laptop/tablet with a fully updated browser (preferably google chrome). Your device will need a microphone, and preferably a camera.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

No. Recorded material MAY be made available via Google Classroom at the end of the course in accordance with our privacy policies and data protection regulations.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Acting for Radio; Radio Presenting; Character Voices; Voice Technique (Improvers).
Please refer to our
full sequence of voice and speech classes at City Lit (click here) as you consider which area you would like to study next.

Tutor Biographies
We’re sorry. We don’t have a bio ready for the tutor of this class at the moment, but we’re working on it! Watch this space.

Book your place

Course Code: DMA031

Mon, day, 01 Jun - 29 Jun '20

Duration: 5 sessions (over 5 weeks)

Full fee: £119.00
Senior fee: £95.00
Concession: £73.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

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Any questions? drama@citylit.ac.uk
or call 020 7492 2542

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