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Popular Music Performance and Production (Hons)

Solent University

36 months
Duration
13800 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

Are you interested in a career as a music performer, songwriter or producer? Would you like to be involved in artist development? Suitable for both schooled and self-taught musicians, the Popular Music Performance and Production (Hons) programme at Solent University combines creativity and technical learning with in-depth academic and research skills.

Overview

Solent’s popular music performance and production programme offers a broad range of creative and technical learning in music and production carefully balanced with the acquisition of academic skills involving research and critical thinking. Students will gain experience both specific to the music industry and relevant to other careers.

The Popular Music Performance and Production (Hons) programme at Solent University features extensive study of the music industry including copyright, contract law and career pathways. Students are also expected to develop transferable skills in research, IT, presentation, teamwork, creative thinking, communication and project management.

Career Opportunities

Students from Solent’s music performance and production programme will be well prepared for a wide range of graduate level employment opportunities. Suitable roles for graduates include:

  • Music performer
  • Music producer 
  • Session musician
  • Songwriter
  • Live sound engineer 
  • Mix engineer 
  • Game sound composer 
  • Events organiser 
  • Music publishing 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Performance Techniques 
  • Advanced Studio Recording
  • Creative Music Industries
  • Creative Performance 
  • Creative Music Production 
  • Theory and Listening Skills

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 96 - 112 UCAS tariff points from A-levels or equivalent
  • A minimum of two completed A-levels, a BTEC Extended Diploma at MMM or BTEC Diploma at DM or equivalent qualification, or a combination of qualifications which comply with the minimum entry requirement of 96 UCAS points.
  • All applicants are expected to be able to sing or play an instrument to the standard required for public performance. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13800 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Southampton

697 - 1093 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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