BSc (Hons) Music Technology

University of East London (UEL)
United Kingdom
Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Study mode
Full-time, Part-time
Duration
3 years
Intakes
September
Total tuition fee (local)
USD 34,866
Total tuition fee (foreign)
USD 41,451

Entry Requirements

  • A Level: Must include passes at A2 in at least one subject.
  • BTEC: Extended Diploma (QCF) or Diploma (QCF)
  • International Baccalaureate: Diploma with 27 points including a minimum of 15 points at Higher Level.
  • Other equivalent qualifications accepted by the university.

Note: We would normally expect you to have Grade C in GCSE English and Maths (See below for accepted equivalences)

English Language Requirements:

  • Overall IELTS 5.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in Writing and Speaking; minimum 5.5 in Reading and Listening (or recognised equivalent).

Curriculum

You’ll study a range of history, culture and theory modules that will enable you to develop essential skills in writing and analysis.

In your first year, while you explore your creativity, we’ll introduce you to computer-based music production, embracing experimental forms of dance music culture, sound design, music software skills, and cultural theory.

The following year, there’ll be modules in studio recording techniques and the culture of music technology. You’ll also examine quite different aspects of the musical disciplines, such as songwriting and the relationship between sound and film.

In your final year, you’ll hone your professionalism. You’ll develop a business plan while you’re on a work placement. You’ll work on your live electronic music performance skills and undertake a final major project, which will act as the calling card for your talent.

Year 1

  • Computer Music 1: Electronic Dance Music
  • Audio Technology 1: Sound Design
  • Music Skills 1: Practical Musicanship
  • Contextual Studies 1: History of Music Genre, 20th-21st Century

Year 2

  • Computer Music 2: Music & Moving Image
  • Audio Technology 2: Live Studio Production
  • Music Skills 2: The Songwriter's Identity
  • Contextual Studies 2: Music Technology, Industry and Writing

Year 3

  • Computer Music 3: Live Electronic Sound
  • Audio Technology 3: Interactive Sound
  • Professional Practice: Employability and the Music Professional
  • Music Technology Final Project

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