BA (Hons) Music (Film Music)

Film music composers now get world-wide recognition for their work and writing music for the moving image has fast become an attractive career option.


Course Details

This is the first film music degree course of its kind in a UK conservatoire and uniquely combines one-to-one composition tuition, group studio production sessions in Mac Labs, and a wide variety of supporting topics such as harmony, orchestration and historical, cultural and professional studies.
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One-to-one Tuition

You will learn from inspirational degree tutors like Brian Morrell, and get the chance to showcase your work in our Film Night where a panel of composers such as Nicholas Dodd, Harry Escott and David Julyan will critique your work in front of a live audience.
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Facilities Open Until 3am

Our state-of-the-art studios and practice rooms are open until 3am in term-time, and you'll have access to over 100 high-spec iMacs, as well as industry-standard software and sample libraries.

During your degree you will also have access to our music library that contains more than 10,000 CDs, 8,000 LPs and 18,000 items of printed music.
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Award Winning Alumni

Meet our impressive roster of alumni who have gone on to compose work for independent films, Hollywood blockbusters and studios run by high profile practitioners such as Hans Zimmer.
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Open Days

Find out what it's like to study at Leeds College of Music by visiting one of our undergraduate Open Days.

  • Saturday 3 June 2017

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Key Information



Duration: 3 Years
Study Mode: Full Time
Validated By: University of Hull
2017/18 Tuition Fees:

  • £9,250 per year for Home/EU students.

  • £14,500 per year for International students


Apply via UCAS
Application deadline: 15 January 2017
Institution code: L30

UCAS Course codes:
Film Music: W3W3
Film Music with Foundation Year: W3W4