Music Business Courses

The widget below draws data from the corresponding course on the Discover Uni website, which is compiled from national surveys and data collected from universities and colleges. If a course is taught both full-time and part-time, information for each mode of study will be displayed here. Attainment of marketing planning, innovation and creative enterprises within Music/Media Industry contexts. Students will critically evaluate business market positioning, examine best sources of reliable research information concerning new types of business customers and end users, and examine tactical alliances in music services and media markets. To encourage student confidence in the use of appropriate research, analytical, discursive skills in business contexts. To understand how changing environmental realities may affect business practice.

Drawing a direct line between academic research and industry practices, the module also encourages you to develop independent analytical skills and to consider how critical thinking can instigate sectoral changes across music and the arts. You will have access to the Student Services Department for support and advice concerning welfare, finance, personal development, safeguarding etc. You’ll also have access to our Professional Development team ‘The Hub, who provide bespoke music industry careers advice and access to unique industry opportunities.

The BA Music Business and Arts Management degree combines a rich selection of areas over its three years of studies. An immersive course, designed to show you exactly how the music business operates today. You’ll receive the most up to date knowledge, skills and support to fast track your future in the music industry. Students will be required to devise a short, original composition for a live performer with technology. A series of lectures will introduce students to various compositional models, contemporary compositional theories will be explored in relation to key works and scholarly texts and workshops will develop the students’ technical skills. Work-in-progress will be performed during the module, and students will be encouraged to engage in peer evaluation and criticism.

Our Music Business degree is designed for entrepreneurs who are serious about getting their ideas off the ground. Your business plan is at the heart of the curriculum and we support you to generate your own work. Many of our students go on to graduate with their own fully-functioning business in addition to their degree. Other relevant and equivalent Level 3 UK and international qualifications are considered on an individual basis, and we encourage students from diverse educational backgrounds to apply. In this final unit, you will apply all the learning throughout years 1,2 and 3 to create a distinctive piece of work for your degree project. Your final portfolio will implement a series of outcomes that evaluates and analyses the ideation of your concept.

Any additional software or hardware music equipment you might want to purchase, but all equipment is provided atTileyard Education’s facilities. Applicants who do not fully satisfy the general criteria will be considered if they are able to demonstrate that they are capable of successfully undertaking and completing the programme at the required standard. Applicants who have been taught and assessed in languages other than English should have the English language equivalent to IELTS 6.0. Entrepreneurial spirit in Cornwall is reaching record levels, as new research reveals that Falm…

Promoters need unique skills and knowledge to go from club event to national promoter. Learning about the live side of the music business is going to be essential to you as you make your way in the music business. In the 12 short weeks it takes to complete your MMBE course you’ll go from having questions to having answers. Past students have come from every background and previous experience level and found this course has given them the boost they needed.

Current research, in the broad area of genre and identity, includes publications with Routledge and Cambridge Scholars. We are currently reviewing our approach to teaching and learning for 2022 entry and beyond. We’ve learned a lot about how to give you a quality education – we aim to combine the best of our in-person teaching and learning with access to online learning and digital resources which put you more in charge of when and how you study.

The module is subject to minimum number of students participating and circumstances allowing travel. However, there is a question as to whether a diverse workforce always equals inclusion. There is evidence that many of these groups are marginalised and face employment disadvantages in practice.

In addition, direct to fan and the resurgence of vinyl means that labels can easily add “premium” products for engaged fans of their artists, generating additional revenue streams – without the traditional overheads of retail distribution. Music Business School course fees start from under £100 per day, when including early bird discounts, for the full course. We often have other discounts available – to stay informed and to receive full course details and information about our current offers, click here and register with us. Music Business School offers a range of funding options, including discounted early bird rates, payment plans and a limited number of bursaries supported by a range of funders.

Students offering qualifications not listed are welcome to contact our Admissions Team for further advice. Our Music Business students need to collaborate with other disciplines more than any other student. There are many opportunities and requirements to collaborate with students from other degrees throughout the course. Your final year will culminate with you developing a viable music business enterprise or undertaking a significant research project.