This course develops your passion for music and allows you to develop insight, attitude and skills to make a career in the music industry. We encourage students to explore aspects of how music works globally and within commercial and social enterprise sectors.
Our teaching embraces practical engagement with the creative and cultural sectors and opportunities for placement, project work and tutor supported business planning are a feature of the programme. Students benefit from working alongside practising musicians and a professional studio: studies are augmented with lively and constant engagement within the Cultural Quarter of Leicester.
This course is the ideal platform to build your own business ideas, work within the commercial sector or to contribute in the third sector or all three!
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
Core modules: How Music Works – 360 degree scope of the 21st century music business landscape Marketing Music – Whatever business you are involved in, one of the critical activities is that of defining and implementing your marketing strategy. You will look at how this may affect sales activity, and business performance. Entrepreneurship – Developing your knowledge of the commercial world and providing essential information on raising finance, starting or growing a business, or improving employability.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Echo Factory|
This means the year in which you would like to start the course.
‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.
‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.
You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||72 points|
|A level||D D D|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMM|
|Access to HE Diploma||P: 45 credits||Pass Access to HE Diploma full award (Pass of 60 credits - of which a minimum of 45 credits must be at level 3)|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DD|
Successfully short listed applicants may be required to attend an interview at Echo Factory, Leicester.