University of South Wales

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of South Wales (Prifysgol De Cymru)

Popular Music Technology

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Course summary

You will learn about all aspects of the music industry from composition to music software application, live recording techniques and live sound management. You will be taught by experienced professionals, undertake real projects and take part in workshops with visiting artists. Modules in the first year include Recording Studio Engineering, Words and Music: Culture, Context and Criticism, Computer Based Audio, Composition with Music Technology, a Live Performance Workshop and a Production Project. An important element of the second year is a work based placement, enabling you to gain real experience and make valuable industry contacts.

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
87R2
Institution code:
W01
Campus name:
Coleg Gwent (Cross Keys)
Campus code:
G

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


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Popular Music Technology at University of South Wales - UCAS