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Music Industries with Foundation Year BA (Hons)

Birmingham City University

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Course info

UCAS CODE W39A
This four year programme has been specifically designed to allow students who do not initially meet the entry requirements for a three year degree, to undertake additional level 3 study designed to ensure they are successful on their chosen degree programme.After successful completion of your foundation year, you will have the flexibility to switch (should you wish to change direction) onto a number of related undergraduate degree programmes within Birmingham School of Media.This degree will ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
124th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
91st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
37th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time Including Foundation Year
4 Years

Marketing

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 - 89 = 11% 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

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Marketing graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Marketing graduate salary
£20,000

Music

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Music graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Music graduate salary
£18,000

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

Marketing

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Music
50%
Business Studies
23%
Mathematics
16%
History
15%
Psychology
15%

Music

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
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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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£12,800 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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Latest Music Studies reviews

Music Studies
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Aurora
13 Jan 20

Composition - MMus / PgCert / PgDip

Its been great, learned loads of things and made lots of friends, i am gettting alot of opportunities in my field of...
SR
Student Reviewer
06 Feb 15

Media and Communication (Music Industries) BA (Hons)

best university ever for the course i did best university ever for the course i did best university ever for the course...

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How Music Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 4 reviews

5 star 75%
4 star 0%
3 star 25%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,985 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 47%
3 star 22%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

Birmingham City University

Parkside Building Cardigan Street Birmingham
B4 7BD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Birmingham Moor Street  0.4 miles away

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