United Kingdom

University of Huddersfield

151-200 th
Young University Rankings 2017
601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
Queensgate, West Yorkshire, HD1 3DH, United Kingdom

Popular Music

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.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Music (with Honours) - BMus (Hon)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Huddersfield
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £13,000
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Music (with Honours) - BMus (Hon)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Huddersfield
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £13,000