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About this course

Developed in close collaboration with Industry Partners, The FD (Arts) Creative Music Technology has been developed as a vocational qualification, aims to equip you with the practical and technological skills required to make music.

It is part of a suite of Foundation Degrees in Performance Industries delivered at a number of University partners.

Part of the Performance Industries Pathways Scheme, FD (Arts) Technical Theatre is one of five foundation degrees in delivered at a number of University partner colleges.

The course will provide you with an understanding of the demands and practices of The Performance Industries, whilst fostering your creative entrepreneurial mindset and intellectual skills, preparing you for work within this innovative industry. It will also develop your performance and production skills and improve your ability to use a range of technology appropriate to industry practices.

Entry Requirements

100 UCAS points from A-Levels or equivalent qualifications.AS Levels may not be counted towards the points total.

GCSE English and Maths at Grade C or above (or equivalent).

Mature applicants will be considered, on merit, upon receipt of formal application.

Please note there are no Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) opportunities available for this course.

If you've got other qualifications or relevant experience you may still be considered


Language entry requirements :

The University accepts the following minimum English language standards for entry to its degree courses.

You must have at least one of the following standards in English to enter a degree or diploma course:

An IELTS score of 6.0, or a TOEFL score of 550 (or 213 for the computer-based test)

Pearson PTE Academic score of 54

A pass in the Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE) examination

A pass in the Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) examination

GCSE/GCE O Level grade C or equivalent British-based examination

For selected countries, a good pass in English in the final year of secondary school (this being the equivalent of year 13 in England and Wales), or

Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the British Council (as listed in the British Council NARIC Guide) or an equivalent body

For entry to the BA (Hons) English Language and Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) programmes, you will need a score of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent, since this is a special award which includes an international qualification in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages.