Academic Recognition.

 

Institute of
Acoustics

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Joules is a member of the institute of acoustics, and a regular contributor to the proceedings of the electro-acoustic group reproduced sound conference.

Joules satisfied the following membership criteria for the grade of member

Every candidate for election or transfer to the class of Member of the Institute shall have attained the age of twenty-five years and received a general education approved by the Council and either;

  1. (i) have been educated in acoustics or in a discipline relevant to the practice of acoustics in a manner satisfactory to the Council and have obtained a diploma of the Institute or a degree or diploma recognised by the Council for the purposes of this Clause of the By-laws; and
    (ii) have had experience for at least three years of responsible work which demands a knowledge of acoustics or its application as shall satisfy the Council; or
  2. (i) have satisfied the Council that he/she possesses an equivalent knowledge of acoustics and cognate subjects considered appropriate by the Council in accordance with clause (a) of this By-law; and
    (ii) have had experience for not less than seven years of responsible work which demands a knowledge of acoustics or its application as shall satisfy the Council.

The qualifications that are normally considered acceptable for Corporate membership are a degree in acoustics, the IOA Diploma in Acoustics or some other degree level qualification where the course included a significant element or module in acoustics. Where the applicant does not hold such qualifications, Council may be prepared to accept evidence of a long period of responsible work in the field of acoustics in lieu of a formal qualification.

Authorised title (M.I.O.A.) or (MIOA)

Applications for Corporate membership require 3 Sponsors (a Proposer and two Supporters. All Sponsors must be Corporate members of the Institute (Hon Fellows, Fellows or Members).
Sponsors should have personal knowledge of the applicant and should be able to verify the applicant's academic qualifications and statements of experience. They should ensure that the applicant has provided sufficient detail in each section of the application form to allow the Membership Committee to obtain a clear picture of the applicant's academic background, professional competence and level of responsibility.

 

 

ISCE
The Institute of Sound and
Communications Engineers
 
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Joules is a member of the Institute of Sound and Communications Engineers, and a regular contributor to the proceedings of the institute.

Joules satisfied the following membership criteria for the grade of member

Member

The senior category of membership for those who apply, or for the major part of their careers have applied, technical, but not necessarily academic, knowledge in the industry. A candidate for election , shall either hold a degree (a Bachelor's degree), or equivalent in an appropriate technical subject recognised by the Council of the Institute and shall have at least three years experience in a senior position which demands the application of technical knowledge to the satisfaction of the Council of the Institute, or shall satisfy the Council of the Institute that he/she has an equivalent knowledge and understanding and has had at least ten years experience in the industry and is employed in a responsible position to the satisfaction of the Council of the Institute. Membership in this category entitles the holder to use the designatory letters M Inst SCE.

 

 

 

Audio
Engineering
Society
 
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Joules is a member of the Audio Engineering Society

Joules satisfied the following membership criteria for the grade of member

A Member may be anyone active in audio engineering or acoustics who has an academic degree or the equivalent in scientific or professional experience in audio engineering and its allied arts and is familiar with the application of engineering principles and data in that field.

 

Joules also holds a current CSCS scheme skills verification card, and Health and Safety certificate.