Kingston University London

Course Introduction

The course will help improve and expand your technical music skills, while teaching you the business know'how to get your ideas off the ground. This MA is suitable for graduates and for industry professionals alike. It is cross'faculty, interdisciplinary, and extremely practical.

Course Modules

Modules include: Design thinking and entrepreneurship in practice; managing creativity and innovation; leadership in the creative economy; contemporary issues in the creative economy; colloquia; psychology of musical learning; comparative international music education; music education in the UK; popular music composition; recording techniques; advanced production of popular music; sound design; marketing of popular music; personal research project.

Course Additional Entry

A 2nd Class degree or above in a relevant area; 2 years' work experience in the creative industries; interview; applicants whose 1st language is not English are expected to have an IELTS score of 6.5 overall or equivalent.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £13,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £8,200  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,150  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £4,510  Academic year. First year home fees