Popular Music BA (Hons)

University of Liverpool

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UCAS CODE W340
In addition to practical areas, this programme focuses on developing an in-depth and critical historical understanding of popular music repertoires, cultures, and practices. Some modules are practical, concerned with musical performance, song-writing, or creative music technology, although none of these are compulsory. Others focus on popular music history topics or the music industry. The remaining modules involve writing about popular music from a historical, critical, sociological, or ... READ MORE

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34th / 131
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30th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

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Latest Popular Music reviews

Popular Music
SR
Student Reviewer
21 Nov 14

Popular Music BA (Hons)

The course is brilliant, i absolutely love it. The academic topics covered are superb as well as a superb perfomance...
SR
Student Reviewer
28 Jan 14

Music BA (Hons)

Lots of societies for different social and ethnic groups Exams well...

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University of Liverpool
CUG ranking
30th
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( 4.1)
Founded in 1881, the University of Liverpool is one of the founding members of the Russell Group, an elite federation of prestigious UK universities renowned for exceptional quality teaching and academic research. It is dedicated to fostering a highly inclusive, collaborative learning environment which inspires and nurtures ambitious, inquisitive and highly employable graduates, who have a global outlook and the abilities and confidence to succeed. The university is a highly diverse community, being home to over 22,000 students, including over 7,700 international students. It also has over 10,000 online students from 160 countries.

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University of Liverpool

The Foundation Building Brownlow Hill Liverpool
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