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Music (Songwriting) with Foundation year (Hons)

Leeds Conservatoire

48 months
Duration
14500 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

With an extra year to focus on your musical development, our Music (Songwriting) with Foundation year (Hons) degree at Leeds Conservatoire  will prepare you to make a lasting impact on the music industry.

Overview

Career-focus

Through our well-established  Music (Songwriting) with Foundation year (Hons) degree at Leeds Conservatoire, we have over 10 years of preparing our students for a successful career as a writer in the modern music industry. You will gain valuable experience in writing on your own and as a collaborator; crafting songs for yourself, bands, projects and other artists. In tandem with developing your proficiency on industry standard recording software, these solo and collaborative skills will prepare you for a career as a songwriter. You will also attend masterclasses from professional performers, songwriters, producers, managers and promoters, supporting your artistic development as well as sharpening your creative voice.

Foundation Year

The Foundation Year gives you an extra year ofaccess to our creative and collaborativeenvironment, excellent facilities, expert staff andrich performance opportunities, building yourconfidence as a conservatoire musician.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Specialist study
  • Specialist group study
  • Aural and Theory
  • Musicianship skills
  • Contextual studies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Academic Entry Requirements: 64 UCAS tariff points from Level 3 studies or equivalent which normally include A Level Music or a BTEC Extended Diploma in a Music-related subject. 
  • A minimum of 3 GCSEs including English Language at Grade C / Grade 4 or above or equivalent international qualification, e.g. IELTS 6.0 (5.5 in each component).
  • Other Entry Requirements: Applicants are expected to demonstrate at audition a playing/singing standard of Grade 6 (commensurate with Version 2 2021/22 ABRSM, London College of Music, Trinity College, Rock School (as appropriate for the pathway)).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Leeds

637 - 1103 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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