Metalworks Institute offers a variety of part-time online certificate courses specializing in the areas of audio engineering, music production, music business, live sound and lighting, and music performance. We offer multiple online-course formats to suit our students' varied situations and learning styles, including free MOOCs, instructor-led virtual classroom courses, and on-demand certificate courses.
All of Metalworks Institute's online courses offer students the option to obtain an official and verified Certificate of Completion and many of our Virtual Classroom Courses can be applied towards our full-time online diploma programs.
Metalworks Institute offers a variety of free online courses, also known as Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). These brief introductory courses cover a range of important music industry topics and give you the opportunity to experience Metalworks Institute's online learning environment. Students who successfully complete all of the evaluations in a course can choose to purchase an official and verified Certificate of Completion.
Designed with engagement in mind, our Virtual Classroom Courses are designed for synchronous delivery, which means that you will have an assigned schedule with due dates; as well, you will regularly engage with your instructor and peers in a virtual classroom environment. You must complete evaluations at the scheduled times and you will only have access to the course and course materials until the final exam. Many of our Virtual Classroom Courses can be taken For Credit and credits can be applied towards Metalworks Institute's full-time online diploma programs.
Designed with flexibility in mind, Metalworks Institute's asynchronous on-demand courses allow you to study at your own pace, at whatever times are convenient for you. Students who successfully complete all of the evaluations in a course can choose to purchase an official and verified Certificate of Completion.