ScreenWorks: Sound Design

A resource for young people to learn about the role of a Sound Designer. th
A resource for young people to learn about the role of a Sound Designer. th



This resource is one of those created as part of Into Film’s ScreenWorks programme to demystify the world of screen careers to young people aged 14 to 19 across Northern Ireland and the UK.

Professional sound effects editor Chloe Dalzell has collaborated with us to summarise what the role entails, key skills needed and routes into the job. There is also a practical sound effects activity that learners can complete as a taster into the job role.

ScreenWorks is a screen industry work experience scheme offering unparalleled opportunities for young people aged 14-14 to learn about careers across Film, TV, Animation, Gaming and Visual Effects.

To find out more, or to apply for the programme, visit

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