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Music Performance Technologies

University of Wolverhampton

24 months
6165 GBP/year
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This Foundation Degree in Music Performance Technologies at University of Wolverhampton is designed to bring the worlds of performance, coding and technology together as a cohesive subject.


At present, this course is one of very few in the UK to offer this ‘cross-collaboration’ discipline between conventional performance and coding technologies. Moreover, this course directly connects with and enables students to interact with the emerging musical interface industries. 

These industries look to enable many end users to interact with music (within production and performance settings) regardless of skill and disability. As a result, student will get the opportunity to pitch their new invented products to experts in these industries within the Final Major Project Showcase module.

The Foundation Degree in Music Performance Technologies at University of Wolverhampton encourages an independence of thought and an entrepreneurial mindset through deep integration of cutting-edge technical skills and a focus on the developing music performance landscape. A range of assessment methods are used at both levels 4 and 5. 

Potential Career Paths

Students will acquire skills in music production, sound design, instrument design, performance approaches, software engineering, software design and product design and structure. As a result, multiple industry sectors include sound creation and production, software creation and design, live sound and performance will be open to students on completion of the course.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Behind the Glass
  • Introduction to Music Computing
  • Sound and Audio Fundamentals
  • Composition: Applied Music Theory
  • Performance Interface Design
  • Music Production Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Typical entry requirement: 48 UCAS points

  • A Levels - grades DD
  • BTEC L3 Extended Diploma or OCR Cambridge L3 Technical Extended Diploma - grades PPP
  • Pass Access to HE Diploma (Full Award)

Tuition Fee

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  • EU/EEA

    6165 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6165 GBP per year during 24 months.


Part-time: £4110 per year


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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