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Commercial Music BA (Hons)

Canterbury Christ Church University

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Course info

UCAS CODE W340
Learn the skills you need to enjoy a successful career in the music industry. You’ll release tracks on C3U, our student-run record label. Our purpose-built creative arts building provides the latest recording facilities, as well as sound-proofed practice rooms, performance spaces and editing software. Our supportive tutors are highly skilled musicians with real world international experience. They’ll give you the chance to perform, produce and compose music across a range of styles for stage, ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
118th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
125th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
80th

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Music

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, August 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Music

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Music
44%
Drama
26%
English Literature
20%
Media Studies
14%
Psychology
14%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£13,000 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Music Studies reviews

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13 Dec 19

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04 Apr 14

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How Music Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 6 reviews

5 star 51%
4 star 16%
3 star 33%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,564 reviews

5 star 24%
4 star 52%
3 star 20%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%
Canterbury Christ Church University
CompUniGuide ranking
125th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
Originally starting out as a teacher training college in the 1960s, Canterbury Christ Church University (CCCU) now offers a diverse range of courses and has a very strong record for health-related courses and teacher education. There are four academic faculties: Arts and Humanities Education Health and Wellbeing Social and Applied Sciences Christ Church's main campus is situated in the world-famous city of Canterbury and is one of only a handful of universities with a campus in a World Heritage Site. Canterbury is less than an hour from London by high-speed train and the Continent is easily accessible. The University also has a campus in Medway and a centre in Tunbridge Wells. There are around 16,000 students, of which 70% study full-time.

Where you'll study

Canterbury Christ Church University

North Holmes Road Canterbury
Kent
CT1 1QU United Kingdom Nearest train station: Canterbury West  0.4 miles away

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