Point Blank Music School

Degree level: Undergraduate

Music Industry Management with Foundation Year

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Course summary

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For many years, Point Blank has shared the secrets of the music business and seen its students find high profile work in the industry. In an exciting and opportunity-filled musical landscape, this degree programme gives you the skills, depth of knowledge and practical experience you need to work within the music industry as well as the contacts to get going. On completion, you will have options to take on a wide range of roles within the music industry. This accelerated two year programme includes setting up a record label; planning and executing live performances and tours; understanding Intellectual Property (IP) law and copyright; an intimate understanding of the relationships between record labels, music publishing companies and the live sector; crucially, how to negotiate music industry contracts and deals; and much more. We will help you identify your career opportunities and develop a strategy for success in your chosen field.

Course details


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, History of the Music Industry, The Recording Industry, Intellectual Property & Copyright, Music Publishing, Music Management, Digital Music, The Live Music Industry, Music in the Global Marketplace, Music Licensing, Music Branding & Promotion, Digital Marketing, Artist Development, Business Setup & Management, Professional Development for the Music Industry, Music Futures

How to apply

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Points of entry

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  • Foundation

Entry requirements

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English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6You must achieve a minimum of 5.5 in each category


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