Point Blank Music School

Degree level: Undergraduate

Music Industry Management (Online) with Foundation Year

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Course summary

Want to work in today’s ever changing global music industry? Then you need to prepare for all eventualities and develop an entrepreneurial approach to your career. Developed and taught by industry professionals with years of experience in artist management, A&R, label management, publishing, festivals and live event management, our Music Industry Management degree will equip you with everything you need to succeed in the modern music industry. Gain an in-depth understanding of the industry from expert lecturers, industry insiders Benefit from our enhanced live 1-2-1 sessions and gain essential information and guidance from your instructors, helping you get the most out of your course and make better music Build the knowledge and skills you’ll need to successfully take on a range of music management roles Benefit from the experience of a wide range of guest speakers from industry and other specialist disciplines Collaborate with artists, DJs and producers within the Point Blank global eco-system Study online around work and family commitments with our interactive Virtual Learning Environment Whether you want to work in A&R, artist management, branding and marketing, as a label executive, in live events or in any of the other varied roles available within the music industry today, our degree will give you the head start you need to make your mark on the music industry.

Course details


Foundation Year Personal Development for Higher Education Introduction to DAWs Fundamentals of Production Analysis & Genre Study Understanding Music Theory Foundations of Sound Design Introduction to DJ techniques Understanding the Music Industry Fundamentals of Sound Engineering Foundations of Music Composition Year 1 History of the Music Industry The Recording Industry Intellectual Property & Copyright Music Publishing Music Management Digital Music Year 2 The Live Music Industry Music in the Global Marketplace Music Licensing Music Branding & Promotion Digital Marketing Artist Development Year 3 Business Setup & Management Professional Development for the Music Industry Music Futures Start-Up Lab - Personal Project

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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English language requirements

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IELTS (Academic)6A minimum 5.5 is required in each area (Speaking, Listening, Reading, Writing)

All applicants must be able to demonstrate English language at CEFR level B2, equivalent to grade C / 4 at GCSE. Please note this requirement also applies to mature students (21 or over) without formal qualifications who have been admitted based on their admissions test and/or prior experience. All international students requiring visa sponsorship require an IELTS Academic test. If you are an international student applying for a Student Visa and do not currently have a valid IELTS Academic test, Point Blank will be happy to provide a fee waiver of 185 GBP, to be waived from your fees upon successful registration only. Point Blank will not provide further waivers for resits and the IELTS test booking receipt must be provided as proof of test fee paid. Fee waivers are applicable to tests completed post-application date only.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £6000 Year 1
International £6000 Year 1
England £6000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6000 Year 1
Scotland £6000 Year 1
Wales £6000 Year 1
Channel Islands £6000 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £6000 Year 1

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Music Industry Management (Online) with Foundation Year at Point Blank Music School - UCAS