This DJ specialist programme is the fast track to a career in the music industry. It is your opportunity to pursue your passion for music and DJing whilst gaining a full BA (Hons) degree validated by Middlesex University in the process. With in-depth heavily DJ-focused content, this is an intensive and practical music degree course. Developed and taught by music industry professionals who have worked with Pharrell Williams, Chemical Brothers and Massive Attack to name a few, this programme ensures your expertise in crucial areas of the music industry such as DJing, production, remixing, sound design, mastering, how to manage your career (or manage others) and more.
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 Music Production Essential DJ Skills Music Composition The Music Industry Sound Design Production Styles Creative Production & Remixing Creative DJ Skills Art of Mixing Marketing & Branding Year 2 Advanced Sound Design Electronic Music Performance Advanced Composition Advanced DJ Skills VJ Skills Production Portfolio (1) Production Portfolio (2) Music Entrepreneur
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
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This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
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Additional entry requirements
Submitting a portfolio of tracks during the application process is recommended. This can be a SoundCloud link or tracks sent via wetransfer.com to [email protected]
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||A 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
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
|Republic of Ireland||£9250||Year 1|