Middlesex University

Course Modules

Year 1: Core modules; genres in popular music; writing about music and musicians; the history of popular music; across the culture industry. Year 2: Core modules; songwriting and performance 1; popular music in the 21st century; options; issues in e'music; music theory and analysis; promoting and marketing music. Year 3: Core modules; advanced popular music studies; songwriting and performance 2; options; music contracts and copyrights; event and artist management; independent project.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £10,670  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
5 years
Part Time
BA (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • Mature entry
  • IELTS 6.0
  • GCE A-level
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)
  • International Baccalaureate 28
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Specialist Diploma