This short course will provide an introductory overview of Logic Pro X for iPad



This short course will provide an introductory overview of Logic Pro X on iPad, focusing on the functionality and operation of the main controls, areas and features of Logic Pro X. The course is designed for complete beginners to gain some experience using Logic Pro X on iPad in an online tutor-lead environment. The course will lay the foundation for further Logic Pro X courses and is suited for anyone interested in learning Logic Pro X. Completing this course will enable you to build confidence in using Logic Pro X on iPad and open doors for your creative goals whether that is within Songwriting, Composition, Mixing, Recording, Mastering, Sound Design, Voice Over or Music for the Visual Arts.


Important Notes

The dates for the next round of short courses are yet to be finalised, please keep an eye on the website for details of the next start.

It is not necessary to own or purchase a license of Logic Pro X prior to starting the course. Apple offer a free trial one month trial of Logic Pro X for iPad which will last the duration of the course. Make sure to cancel your subscription within your Apple ID settings if you do not wish to continue using Logic Pro X for iPad after your trial period has expired.

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Designed for complete beginners

Ideal if you are already involved in: Songwriting, Composition, Mixing, Recording, Master, Sound Design, Voice Over or Music for the Visual Arts.

Online classes are delivered in a tutor-lead environment (GMT)

Course cost: £55 (Book early for a 20% Discount)

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Course Information

  • iPadOS 16.4 or Later
  • Any iPad with the A12 Bionic Chip or Later
  • Storage space for 660MB for basic install or 15GB for all optional additional content
  • This course is not suited for Logic Pro X on Mac. We are running separate courses for Logic Pro X on Mac.

This course is delivered online via Microsoft Teams, we will provide you with an Academy of Music and Sound Microsoft 365 account so you can access the live session and access our course materials. We have provided you with a list of resources needed to complete the course.

We recommend joining the course on either a laptop or computer so your iPad is free to follow along with demonstrations. However, if you do not have an additional laptop or computer you can join the sessions on your iPad and use the recorded sessions to follow along later.

  • Headphones
  • Stable internet connection
  • Webcam and Internal Device Microphone (not a requirement but your session will be more rewarding if you can communicate with your tutor)

This course will be delivered over the course of three weeks (every Thursday evening)

Session 1 

 The first session will introduce you to the course and give you an overview of the basics of Logic Pro X. The Topics covered in this session are listed below.  

  • Download and Installation of Logic Pro X (Including Sound Library content and relocation) 
  • Logic’s user interface and the main windows of operation 
  • Project Navigation, Control and Organisation  
  • File Management  

Session 2 

The second session will introduce you to the basics of working with Audio Files within Logic Pro X for iPad. The topics covered within this session are listed below.

  • Importing Audio Files
  • Recording Audio Files
  • Exporting Audio Files
  • Editing Audio Files
  • Using Audio Effects
  • Using Audio Loops

This third and final session will introduce you to the basic of working with MIDI with a focus on working with Logic’s Software Instrument and Drummer Tracks. The topics covered within this session are listed below.

  • Using Logic Pro X for iPad on Screen Keyboard
  • Importing MIDI Files
  • Recording MIDI Files
  • Editing MIDI Files
  • MIDI Programming
  • Using MIDI Loops
  • Using MIDI effects

At the end of the course, you have the option to take the Academy of Music and Sounds Introduction to Logic Pro X – Level 1 test. On successful completion of this test you will receive a digital certificate by email. You are allowed to have multiple attempts at the test if you do not success first time.


You are able to gain a free Logic Pro X trial via the Apple Website. If you have already used a Logic Pro X free trial you may be ineligible to redeem an additional 90 days.

Unfortunately, Logic Pro X will only work on Apple based systems as it’s exclusively developed for that system.

We are currently developing additional courses at both beginner/introductory level and intermediate. Keep posted for any further updates in the near future.

As we are primarily a UK-based company alongside most of our tutors, we currently opt to operate in Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)

You are free to participate in this course without having to submit any coursework, should you choose to do so. If you are wishing to gain the certification you can participate in a small optional exam towards the final session. If you pass this exam you will be granted an AMS certification.

Yes, the work carried out on this course could be continued and developed onto the HE course you are interested in. However, these courses are not formally assessed and could mainly be considered as CPD (continual personal development)

You can however use work that you have gained during part of these courses to provide evidence of technical aptitude.

We partner with the University of West London

This year UWL was recognized as the top 23rd University in the UK and won 'The University of the Year for Student experience and for Teaching Quality. This is the first time a University has won both of these awards in the same year.

What happens next?

Following your booking and payment for the course, you will receive an invitation to set up an IT account with AMS. All correspondence will be sent via email so ensure you check any 'junk/spam' folders.


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