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Music (Professional Placement Year) BA (Hons)

Bath Spa University

Student rating
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( 3.9) View reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE W305
This is the 4 year course which includes a Professional Placement Year.Create music with and for other people, and pursue your unique interests with our Music degree.- Join a community of musicians – youll work closely with staff, students and distinguished industry guests.- Experience a wealth of contemporary genres – from classical music to jazz, musical theatre, opera and world music.- Gain the skills youll need to pursue a modern music career in education, community music, performance and ... 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.
102nd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
93rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
45th

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time With Year In Industry
4 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 - 87 = 13% 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, September 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
72%
English Literature
19%
Psychology
15%
Mathematics
13%
Drama
13%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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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
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
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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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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International Students
International Fees
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How Music Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 53 reviews

5 star 33%
4 star 53%
3 star 11%
2 star 3%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,153 reviews

5 star 18%
4 star 60%
3 star 19%
2 star 3%
1 star 0%
Bath Spa University
CompUniGuide ranking
93rd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
Bath Spa University is based in one of the world's most beautiful, vibrant and, forward-looking cities, the UNESCO listed city of Bath. Its campuses are where creative minds meet and it offers students the chance to immerse themselves in all that its teaching and research facilities have to offer, including courses in art, design, performance, music and media, education, humanities, science and business. Building on its reputation which dates back to 1852 when it first opened its doors as the original Bath School of Art, Bath Spa University has evolved into a strong community of learners where all students with differing interests are given the space and encouragement to be creative, innovative and enterprising problem solvers.

Where you'll study

Bath Spa University

Newton Park Bath
Bath And North East Somerset
BA2 9BN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Oldfield Park  1.6 miles away

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