This course aims to develop your musical creativity and help you acquire the skills needed to become a versatile and practical musician. The course stimulates your innate love of music, explores and identifies what music is, what it does, and what it means, and provides a structured approach to your career progression as a performer, composer, technologist, teacher or academic. You will engage with practical music-making opportunities such as composition and song-writing workshops, recording and production, as well as concert performances. Members of staff of the Music Department are all actively involved in research, performance and composition at a regional, national and international level and their expertise and enthusiasm will assist you in becoming a professional musician. They will encourage you to explore new fields of music and stimulate your interest and love for the subject.