Applied Music BA (Hons)

University of the Highlands and Islands
In Fort William (Scotland)

Price on request

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Fort william (Scotland)
Description

Do you want to study music in your home region, in any genre or style, and prepare yourself for the music industry of the future? This new exciting BA (Hons) Applied Music course has been designed for you.

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Where and when

Starts Location
15 September 2016
Fort William
Carmichael Way, PH33 6FF, Highlands and Islands, Scotland
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What you'll learn on the course

IT
Performance
Music

Course programme

Year 1 - CertHE Students will study five core modules and one elective module which includes Gaelic. Performance practice 1 Ensemble 1 Music in its widest context - Social, cultural, historical Creativity is more important than knowledge Remote digital music collaboration Free elective Year 3 - BA Students will study five core modules and one option from two. Core modules: Professional practice Music in social and historical contexts Research skills Creative identity Understanding live sound Optional units: Entrepreneurship and social enterprise Music in educational and community contexts 1 Year 2 - DipHE Students will study five core modules and one elective module which includes Gaelic. Performance practice 2 The effective contributor Music; power and commerce Creative Skills Creation through technology Free Elective Year 4 - BA (Hons) Students will study three core modules and two optional modules. Core modules: Applied music: performance, creation or research Applied music critique and evaluation Personal employability strategy Optional modules: Education and community 2 Emerging technologies Entrepreneurship and social enterprise (level 9)