What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
Overall Grades BCC including Grade B in Music/ Music Technology or related subject (Music Technology at grade B or Music at grade B).
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of Not Available and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers63%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial supportNot available
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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The facilities in Music and Performing Arts include state of the art editing suites, recording studios and multi-media labs to performance spaces at Burdalls yard, The Michael Tippet Centre and University Theatre. Bath Spa is home to the annual UK Songwriting Festival. All of our staff are active musicians, producers, performers and writers. Music Technology has developed to become a powerful and widely available tool for a range of commercial, social and recreational users. Our programme is clearly focused on the creative application of technology within professional music, sound, broadcast and multimedia contexts. You will share a commitment to exploring and harnessing personal creative outcomes and enthusiasm for developing innovative approaches to your work. Our staff have wide ranging expertise and knowledge and their personal practice is embedded in their teaching.
Year 1 modules: Advanced MIDI music production; introduction to sound design; core skills 1.1; the digital recording studio; introduction to film scoring; core skills 1.2. Year 2 modules: Advanced digital audio; sonic art; creative portfolio; multimedia production; audio DSP programming; professional development. Year 3 modules: Web audio and design; major creative project; interactive sound design or installation/performance; music technology composer project; sound and screen or digital media in dance; contemporary music studies.
Students here enjoy the best of many worlds a unique cultural heritage, inspiring and beautiful campuses and the buzz of Bath, a UK top 10 creative city. There's a real community feel and countless opportunities to unleash your potential. Bath Spa Students' Union was awarded a Gold Green Impact award from the NUS. We might be small but the Union's RAG group raised over 10,000 for charity.
How you'll spend your time
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- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
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- Written exams
- Practical exams
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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