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Audio and Music Production BA (Hons)

Buckinghamshire New University

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Full-time | Buckinghamshire New University | 3 Years | SEP-20
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  • Full-time | Buckinghamshire New University | 3 Years | SEP-20

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  • UCAS Course Code

    J930

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    115th

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  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    SEP-20

Course Summary

Course Overview

Does experimenting with sound recordings and music interest you? Audio and Music Production explores the technical and creative aspect of sound. And it gives you the opportunity to work with companies such as the BBC. You don’t have to be musically trained. We’re looking for students who have a fascination for sound and a flair for music. If that’s you, then we’ll give you the skills you’ll need for a career in the industry.

Create projects as a team

Any media production draws on a range of skills. To reflect the real world, you’ll work as a part of a production crew on campus and off on site with our partners. You’ll collaborate with students from other courses, including Film & TV and Performing Arts on projects ranging from the screen to the stage. Working with other courses is a lot of fun. We’ve had briefs taking students to Glastonbury, Dolby and Pinewood. And it means you start making professional relationships that carry on after university.

Prepare for future employment

There’s more to Music Production than performance. It’s also a business. We include business modules to give you an insight into the challenges that freelance technicians face, such as finance and legal guidance. By the time you graduate, you’ll have the ability to project manage yourself and a portfolio crammed with real life experience. Our Careers and Employability team will also help to find you work placements in and around the area. Recent placements have included Sennheiser.

What are my career prospects

Audio and Music Production can lead into many different careers, including studio and live production, sound design, music performance, music technology retail, and music hardware and software support. You can also take Audio and Music to the next stage with postgraduate options.

How will you help me prepare for my future career?

Throughout the time you spend with us, we’ll support you to on route to your chosen career. We’ll help you to develop crucial skills, encouraging you to become enterprising, employable, and good leaders. We encourage you to undertake work placements, giving you the opportunity to develop your skills in a work background. Our modules and teaching expertise will help you become more independent as a learner and more certain of your discipline expertise.

Entry Requirements

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80

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A typical offer will be a UCAS Tariff score of 80. A minimum of two full A-levels (or equivalent) is required. Every application is considered on an individual basis.For further details of our international English entry requirements, please visit our international pages.

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

115th

About this University

Buckinghamshire New University has been transforming lives for more than 125 years, enjoying a long and successful history since its founding in 1891. It offers employment-focused and skills-based teaching across the creative and cultural industries, management and information management sectors, and the public sector, from its three campuses in High Wycombe, Uxbridge, and Aylesbury.

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Buckinghamshire New University

Queen Alexandra Road

High Wycombe

HP11 2JZ

UNITED KINGDOM