(Hons) Music, B.A. | University of Lincoln | Lincoln, United Kingdom
36 months
15900 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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The BA (Hons) Music course at University of Lincoln is a contemporary, industry-focused degree for musicians looking to develop their skills as performers, composers, and collaborators within a flexible curriculum that encompasses classical, rock, pop, and non-Western music.

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This  BA (Hons) Music course at University of Lincoln connects practice with theory, tradition with innovation, and personal creativity with collaborative projects. As well as working with other musicians, students have the opportunity to work with dancers, actors, film­makers, animators, and computer game designers.

Practical skills are underpinned and enriched with an approach to studying music that positions practice alongside an understanding of musical histories, cultures, and genres, as well as developing the critical and reflective skills needed to articulate these connections.

Your Future Career

We aim to provide our graduates with the necessary skills and experience to pursue careers as freelance songwriters, musical directors, arrangers, orchestrators, composers, studio technicians, teachers, vocal coaches, producers, agents, event managers, and arts managers among many other roles.


The quality and industry relevance of this course has been accredited by the Joint Audio Media Education Support organisation (JAMES).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • A History of Popular Music

  • A Performer Prepares 

  • Knowing the Score 

  • Music Industries

  • Composition 

  • Curating Music

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines


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360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Level: BBC (112 UCAS Tariff points from a minimum of 3 A levels or equivalent qualifications) and a recognised practical music examination at Grade 5, A Level Music or equivalent.

  • International Baccalaureate: 29 points overall.

  • BTEC Extended Diploma: Distinction, Merit, Merit or equivalent.

  • Access to Higher Education Diploma: 45 Level 3 credits with a minimum of 112 UCAS Tariff points.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15900 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

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

Part-time: £77.00 per credit point

Living costs for Lincoln

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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