Institute of Contemporary Music Performance

Music Business and Entrepreneurship (CertHE) Institute of Contemporary Music Performance Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: University of East London

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The highly practical CertHE Music Business and Entrepreneurship is the first music business course in the UK to give equal weighting to the concept of ‘entrepreneurship’. This groundbreaking programme promotes enterprise and innovation and will see you work on real-world industry projects, all with the aim of encouraging your natural creativity and entrepreneurial spirit.

During course, you’ll be introduced to the full range of topics concerning music business and entrepreneurship, and will develop a solid base from which to build your future learning. You’ll gain a good grasp of the music industry landscape and structure, while also studying its historical context. Music marketing and promotional strategies will be explored from an entrepreneurial viewpoint, and you’ll learn about the live music industry by creating an international tour book for an artist. You’ll complete the course with a strong understanding of what it takes to manage a creative individual, both personally and professionally.

MODULE OVERVIEW

• Principles of Entrepreneurship and Marketing
• Music Industry Structure
• Introduction to the Live Industry
• The Music Business: A Concise History
• The Evolving Music Landscape
• Promotional Strategies
• Managing Creativity

Course details

Modules

• Principles of Entrepreneurship and Marketing
• Music Industry Structure
• Introduction to the Live Industry
• The Music Business: A Concise History
• The Evolving Music Landscape
• Promotional Strategies
• Managing Creativity

During the course, you’ll be introduced to the full range of topics concerning music business and entrepreneurship, and will develop a solid base from which to build your future learning. You’ll gain a good grasp of the music industry landscape and structure, while also studying its historical context. Music marketing and promotional strategies will be explored from an entrepreneurial viewpoint, and you’ll learn about the live music industry by creating an international tour book for an artist. You’ll complete your first year with a strong understanding of what it takes to manage a creative individual, both personally and professionally.


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 code CEMB
Institution code I25
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

International students will typically hold a relevant equivalent qualification, please check your qualification with our Admissions team. In addition, you should hold a relevant English language qualification equivalent to CEFR Level B2. ICMP is able to sponsor students that require a Tier 4 Visa to study in the UK. For more information on the application process contact enquiries@icmp.ac.uk.


Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 48 points Applications from mature applicants who may have no formal qualifications but who can nevertheless demonstrate their suitability for study through appropriate skills and experience are welcomed.


English language requirements

Applicants will be expected to possess at least a grades C/4 in GCSE Maths and English, and applicants who do not have English as a first language will need to meet IELTS 5.5 with no component below 5.5.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £7,500 Year 1
EU £7,500 Year 1
International £9,700 Year 1
England £7,500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7,500 Year 1
Scotland £7,500 Year 1
Wales £7,500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Institute of Contemporary Music Performance
ICMP
1B Dyne Road
London
NW6 7XG


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