University of West London

Course Introduction

This course is an equal mix of music tech and radio modules with a very practical focus. You can focus on either subject in your final year. You will learn how to develop your creative abilities and produce audio work to a high professional standard.

Course Modules

Year 1: Music technology 1; podcasting; audio theory; music radio production; TV and radio industries; introduction to sound. Year 2: Music in industry; creative sound; music radio documentary; live radio production; sound technology; work placement. Year 3: Experimental sound; radio station management; project; blast radio; digital broadcast media.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,350  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
5 - 7 years
Part Time Day
BA (Hons) £6,650  Academic year. First year overseas fees
5 - 7 years
Part Time Day
BA (Hons) £5,800  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • International Baccalaureate
  • Tariff 112-128
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • BTEC National Award
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • SQA Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • OCR Certificate for IT Professionals
  • OCR L3 Certificate in Mathematics for Engineers
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)
  • OCR Diploma for IT Professionals
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Certificate
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Award
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Specialist Diploma