Falmouth University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Electronic Music & Business

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Course summary

This course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to enable you to become a respected and credible music producer and/or DJ, making use of effective and current business practices, and thereby achieving a sustainable career in the music industry with emphasis on the portfolio model. We regret that this course is not currently available to applicants who’d require a Student Visa. However, we also offer BA(Hons) Electronic Music & Business on a 2-year, full-time distance learning basis, and this is open to everyone. For more information, please take a look at the WaterBear website: https://www.waterbear.org.uk

Course details


Year One: The first year of study focuses on creating original music, developing skills in professional production: recording, mixing and mastering, alongside an exploration of traditional and current music industry practice. Modules · Your Electronic Music · Your Electronic Music Industry · Making Original Music · Your Strategy Year Two: In the second year of the course, the focus shifts towards the development of identity and honing your personal style by exploring innovation in music production and the electronic music business. Modules · Your Musical Direction · Event Management in Electronic Music · Innovation in Electronic Music · Innovation in Music Industry Year Three: The third year is the bridge into your future employment. The course moves towards the producer fully taking charge of the direction of their musical and project work. Modules · Dissertation · Journeys · Destinations Programme structures and modules can change as part of our curriculum enhancement and review processes. If a certain module is important to you, please discuss it with the course leader.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

If English is not your first language, you will need to demonstrate English language skills that are sufficiently developed for successful completion of your studies. We accept a range of recognised English language qualifications that are equivalent to the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic minimum score of 6.0 overall, with a minimum of 5.5 in Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

If you are able to demonstrate relevant, current, equivalent experience instead of formal qualifications, we encourage you to apply. Please contact our Applicant Services team before applying, for advice regarding your individual experience and eligibility.

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Electronic Music & Business at Falmouth University - UCAS