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BA in Music Production (Full Time)

Futureworks

Bachelor Degree , Music Production

Course Description

There’s more to being a music producer than people realise. Our Music Production course is designed to expose you to all elements of the job – creating great music is only part of the story.

Our team of industry active tutors will work with you on the latest software in our studios, to build and manage large-scale projects; to enhance what you’re already doing in order to develop your experience in areas that will benefit you and your future career.

Think of it like this… Your first day on this degree course is your first day in the industry. The challenge to you is; Can you sustain it? Can you build on it to forge a rewarding career? In our experience, you can.

Our degree BA (Hons) in Music Production is at the centre of the Futureworks’ creative community, mirroring media industries around us. There are games design teams and animators who need sound; film students looking for original music, sound effects and dialogue – it’s a media production hub, bursting with potential, talent and creative opportunity.

There’s more to being a music producer than people realise. Our Music Production course is designed to expose you to all elements of the job – creating great music is only part of the story. Our team of industry active tutors will work with you on the latest software in our studios, to build and manage large-scale projects; to enhance what you’re already doing in...

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Course Content

HE LEVEL 4 (YEAR 1)

  • Composition and Arrangement (40 credits)
  • Recording Techniques and Technologies (40 credits)
  • Career Focus 1 – Online Profile (40 credits)

HE LEVEL 5 (YEAR 2)

  • Composition and Production (20 credits)
  • Recording and Production (40 credits)
  • Music, Sound, Image (40 credits)
  • Career Focus 2– Live Brief (20 credits)

HE LEVEL 6 (YEAR 3)

  • Composition and Innovation (20 credits)
  • Advanced Recording and Production (20 credits)
  • Major Project- Music and Multimedia (40 credits)
  • Career Focus 3- Professional Preparation (40 credits)

HE LEVEL 4 (YEAR 1) Composition and Arrangement (40 credits) Recording Techniques and Technologies (40 credits) Career Focus 1 – Online Profile (40 credits) HE LEVEL 5 (YEAR 2) Composition and Production (20 credits) Recording and Production (40...

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Entry Requirements

To be considered for this course, you will require 104 UCAS points.

This could be gained via a number of qualifications, for example:

  • BCC or above at A2 Level
  • DMM or above at Extended Diploma Level
  • M or above at UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma Level
  • A proven interest in this area

If you’re unsure how many points you have you can use the UCAS tariff calculator.

Remember that qualifications such as Graded Examinations in Music Performance and Arts Award (Gold) can also count towards your UCAS points – check the tariff calculator!

Applicants are expected to have at least a ‘C’ in GCSEs Maths and English. Non-UK applicants will need to have an English Language qualification at International Level B2 or higher, such as an IELTS of 6.0 or better (with no component below 5.5). Students with equivalent qualifications will also be accepted. If your application is successful, you will be invited to an interview where you will have the opportunity to talk about your work, influences and interests. Ideal applicants will have a keen interest in sound, music and technology. You are welcome to bring any relevant examples of work with you, if you have them.

To be considered for this course, you will require 104 UCAS points. This could be gained via a number of qualifications, for example: BCC or above at A2 Level DMM or above at Extended Diploma Level M or above at UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma Level A proven interest in this area If you’re unsure how many points...

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