If you love popular music and want to develop your songwriting or performing skills, or want to understand more about how popular music works, our Popular Music BMus (Hons) course is ideal. You will have the opportunity to work with commercially successful musicians who can help you build on your composing and production talents and you’ll benefit from the chance to make music in a lively student environment. Popular music is a highly competitive industry, but it can be extremely rewarding too, so we’ll do all we can to help you on your way to a career. We’ll give you the opportunity to develop industry-standard practices and techniques that will help you unleash your creativity. You could also find yourself performing as a soloist or part of a group to gain experience and demonstrate your talents. During your studies we’ll look at a wide range of topics from production and performance through to songwriter and composition. We’ll also look at popular music in its historical, global and cultural contexts. You’ll be able to try ideas out in our state-of-the-art studios, which are equipped with the latest hardware and software. You’ll be studying in a hive of creativity, working alongside aspiring classical and pop musicians, recording engineers, audio electronic experts and interface designers.