Dee Jay Techniques | Revolution Media Academy

Dee Jay Techniques

Course Title: Set up DJ equipment for a performance | Duration: 12 weeks | Unit Standard ID: 114562 | Quality Assurance Council: MICT SETA
Next Presentation: July 21st 2018


The DJ Course is a comprehensive twelve-week programme which guides students through the full range of DJ skills.Beatmatching, CD mixing, digital DJing,’s all here. Classes are taught by professional DJs on the latest top of the range Pioneer equipment and each student has their own DJ workstation in class to ensure plenty of hands-on experience. All music styles are welcome and every student on the DJ course has access to the Revolution studio facilities.

Course Content

  • Equipment setups
  • Beats, bars and Phrasing
  • Tempo & BPM
  • Cueing a track: fader and pre-fade controls Drop mixing
  • Crossfading
  • Structuring a mix
  • Beat Matching
  • Record your Mix burn your mix to CD
  • Dee jay Techniques Business

Course Duration

12 weeks  Part-time study.
Classes are scheduled Saturdays only.

Course Requirement

  • A minimum of Grade 10
  • Passion for Music
  • English Language (Spoken & Written)

Careers within this Course

Producer, Engineer, Assistant Engineer, Production Assistant, Live Sound Engineer, Professional DJ.

Campus Used Equipment for Learning

Complete Live Sound Engineering & Music Performance Equipment Full Live Sound Engineering Equipment, Pioneers, Numark, & Germini CDJ’s Microphones, Signal Processing Equipment,Digital & Analog Mixing Consoles,Speaker Management System (DBX) e.t.c.

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