If so, then this BA (Hons) Applied Music course at The University of the Highlands and Islands has been designed for you. Studying traditional, Celtic, pop, jazz, classical, rock, and now creative sound production, this course will give you the opportunity to explore the culture of the Highlands and Islands and focus your study towards the application of music in a variety of professional contexts.
Designed and delivered by professional musicians, educators and industry experts, this dynamic and highly innovative practical degree addresses the modern needs of the professional musician and sound producer.
You will study with top individuals in their fields, to develop skills in performance, education, recording, creative production, business, enterprise, networking and communication which will help you access opportunities nationally, in Europe and the USA.
- The course will develop your mobility and versatility as a practitioner in music or sound production, with multi-venue delivery and compulsory residential sessions throughout the programme (you will be required to self-fund these sessions)
- Performers can help choose their solo performance tutor, drawn from a list of top experts in the country, and will also get credit for playing in ensembles in the community
- Applied music: performance, creation or research
- Applied music: critique and evaluation
- Music in Educational and Community Contexts 2
- Emerging technologies
- Sustainable creative endeavour
- Music and culture
- 48 months
- 96 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- 3 Scottish Highers at grade ABB or above, OR
- 2 A levels at grade B or above
- Additional entry requirements for performers: Grade 7 Associated Board or Trinity College or equivalent on first instrument (including grade 5 music theory or equivalent)
- Consideration will also be given to candidates who can demonstrate a high level of ability in one or more of: composition and creative skills; and music technology, including computer-based music production
- You will be required to attend an audition and interview to assess your technical ability
- Applicants with other relevant qualifications or experience will be considered on an individual basis
- Advanced entry to year two may be possible with an HNC (15 credits) with grade A in the Graded Unit
- Advanced entry to year three may be possible with an HND with grade A in the Graded Unit
International6480 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6480 GBP per year during 48 months.
National1820 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1820 GBP per year during 48 months.
- Eu: £1,820
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.