What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
Overall Grades BCC including Grade B in Music/ Music Technology or related subject
Extended Diploma in Creative Music Technology grades Distinction, Merit, Merit (DMM) accepted.
A minimum of 27 points required along with evidence of experience of Music Technology.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 104 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 support£9,250
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
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
Creative Music Technology at Bath Spa University is an innovative course for those with the desire to thrive as an artist producer or audio professional. The course fuses production, composition, sound design, critical listening, and the creative exploration of audio technologies alongside a wider view of digital media. You’ll cover three core areas: cutting edge urban and commercial music creation and production; experimental music, the sonic arts and ‘visual music’, and; sound design, music and audio production for the AV sector, such as gaming, broadcast and audio-post. Have the opportunity to work and learn with students who share the same commitments. Teaching team with very high levels of specialise professional practice and expertise. Superb resources and facilities. Graduates make significant contributions to the UK music scene and global creative audio industries.
Year One will encourage you to explore and grow your existing creative activities alongside important foundational practical and interpretive skills. This is supported in topics such as audio recording and production, sound design, critical listening, and the exploration of the relationship between music and sound to picture. In Year Two you’ll take your skills and creativity into the professional arena, with a series of guest lectures, and the opportunity to engage with external collaboration through an internship or industry placement. You’ll also be introduced to multimedia skills that will support your creation of powerful self-marketing and promotional tools. Finally Year Three will see you focus on an industry-level optional pathway of your choice. This is combined with individual support in managing a larger scale creative project of your choice, which is offered as an alternative to a traditional dissertation. For more information please refer to the website.
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.
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