Vancouver Film School: Production, Animation, Game Design, Acting and more

One Year Sound Design for Visual Media Program
At Vancouver Film School

An inside look at Sound Design

In this video, Head of Department Shane Rees is joined by Sound Design alumni discussing their path to VFS and their experiences in the program.

In Sound Design for Visual Media, you live and breathe audio for one full year. You work in industry-grade facilities, which include an Avid ICON D-Control ES dual-operator system, and learn from a faculty of accomplished film, TV, and game professionals as you develop the skills and experience to launch your career.

The Results - Selected Alumni Credits

Alumni Interviews

Sound Design for Visual Media graduates discuss their careers in film, television, and games.

What You Will Learn

The proven VFS model of education matches your passion for sound with the tools you need to become a successful audio professional. Here are some of the highlights from your year as a Sound Design student at VFS.

Professional Faculty

All the instructors in Sound Design are professionals from the field. Our faculty match your education to the culture and workflow of a post-production Sound Design studio.

The Results

VFS is very often the first place major companies look to for new artists. Skywalker Sound, Radical Entertainment, Disney Interactive, Sharpe, Relic, Post-Modern, Microsoft, EA, Western Post, Next Level Games, Rockstar, Crytek, are just a few of the places where VFS Sound Design students find work.


Projects in the Film Production and Animation & Visual Effects programs at VFS are finished in the Sound Design program just as a motion picture would be finished in Hollywood. Experience as part of a collaborative production schedule is essential preparation for the day-to-day environment where Sound Designers work.