What is the course about?
Working as a professional voice over artist.
What will we cover?
What is expected of one as a professional voice over artist, the types of read one might be asked to do, the skills and techniques employed and how to get work.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
Know if this type of work is for you.
Understand the demands of a range of different voice over scenarios.
Feel more at home behind a mic/in a studio.
Comprehend the lingo.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
Professional, but open to anyone with a genuine desire to work in this area.
In order to get the most from the course you will be able to:
• Speak English fluently and clearly.
• To read a script accurately.
• Give and receive constructive feedback.
• Take notes.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
Explanatory talks, followed by practical on mic experience with playback and analysis.
Questions and answers.
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.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
No but students can bring their own mini disc for recording if they wish to take away a copy of their work.
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
Any other Voice and Speech courses run by the Drama Department.
General information and advice on courses at City Lit is available from the Student Centre and Library on Monday to Friday from 12:00 – 19:00.
See the course guide for term dates and further details