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Commercial Music BA (Hons)

University of the West of Scotland

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    W340

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    104th

    10
  • Subject Ranking

    46th

    2 (Music)
  • Entry Standards

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    155

  • Graduate Prospects

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    64

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

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    3.75

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    07-SEP-20

Course Summary

Forge a lifelong and varied career in the music industry on this 4-year Honours programme.The degree is aimed at songwriters, producers and DJs, and those wishing to run small record companies or stage live events. You will work with UWS staff and visiting lecturers who are themselves practising music industry professionals, and make key contacts across the music industry. Whether you are interested in a career in music promotion, tour management, sound engineering and production or performance, this degree will prepare you for success in the fast-changing modern music business.This programme is professionally accredited by JAMES.International performance and exchange opportunities attached to this programme include study abroad in Europe, work experience in North America and performance at key European events and festivals.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Higher
  • UCAS Tariff
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)

Grades / Points

CCC

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

104th

About this University

University of the West of Scotland (UWS) is a dynamic, modern university that ensures its graduates are ready to meet the demands of their chosen profession. The university's four West of Scotland campuses are within easy reach of some of Scotland's most amazing scenery, as well as close to the exciting cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh; and the UWS London campus is in the heart of one of the world's most bustling cities.

Address

Ayr Campus

University Avenue

Ayr

KA8 0SX

UNITED KINGDOM