BA (Hons) Community Music

Duration: 3 years

Course details

On this programme you will discover your strengths as a community musician and educator. Specialist modules and placements in a range of relevant contexts and environments will enable you to experience first-hand how you can use music to positively impact people’s lives. As a well-rounded musician, you will participate in a vibrant musical community alongside performers and composers. There are no formal written examinations: assessment is through portfolios, presentations, performances and written submissions.


Year 1

  • Music in Context 1

  • Creative Artistic Practice 1

  • Musicianship 1

  • Professional Practice 1

Year 2

  • Music in Context 2

  • Creative Artistic Practice 2

  • Musicianship 2

  • Professional Practice 2

Year 3

  • Major Professional Project

  • Performance Project

  • Negotiated Independent Study 

Entry requirements

  • 88-104 UCAS Tariff points
  • 3 GCSEs at grade C or above (or equivalent) including English Language

Career posibilities

After graduation, you can choose to work in music, as a performer, composer, teacher, community musician, administrator, therapist or technician. You can also continue your studies at postgraduate level on a MA Community Music programme for example.

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If you need more information, please contact us on 020 3302 7144 or on our CONTACT page to discuss your requirements.