East Riding College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Music (Music & Audio production) HNC

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Course summary

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This course will provide an opportunity to develop the intellectual, creative and technical skills required to be a successful contemporary practitioner in the music industry at a high level. Students will receive industry-specific tuition on instrumental skills, recording technology and performance, with the opportunity to become a promotional team, facilitating gigs both regionally and nationally. The course is oriented towards music industry work experience with opportunities to develop skills and work experience from teaching to entrepreneurship; both in the studio as well as music business. The course is naturally aimed at musicians who would like to take the opportunity to extend their skills and an understanding of what is required of them in the music industry today while working on a full-time basis to a recognised higher education qualification.Students will complete the HNC music course in the first year and progress on to the HND music in the second year. We are offering this as a stand alone course to all music practitioners who would like to develop their skills and benefit from work experience that is designed to self-actualise their dreams of a successful music career.

Course details


• Song writing & Performance • Music technology fundamentals • Compositional skills • Music business, marketing and promotion.

Assessment method

The delivery is entirely modular with no set exams as such. It is designed to be supportive to the student’s career with targeted projects set with regard to practical and academic development. This means you will be assessed in a variety of ways, including written assignments, work-based assignments, work experience, practical assessment, video portfolio development.

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeW300
Institution code E29
Campus nameHull
Campus codeH

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 64 points

Four GCSE passes at grade C or above including English language or A level three qualification in an appropriate subject Successful audition and interview A typical offer for this course would ask for the entry requirements to be met, however, all offers take individual applicants’ experience and qualifications into account.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £5495 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Music (Music & Audio production) HNC at East Riding College - UCAS