BA (Hons) Music with Foundation Year

Classical, Jazz, New Music, Popular, Songwriting*, Film Music

The BA (Hons) with Foundation Year is unique amongst conservatoires and is specifically for students who need an extra year of study to achieve the standard of our entry requirements for the 3-year BA.

If you know that conservatoire study is for you, but you don't think you'll meet the academic or musical entry requirements for the 3 year BA, then this 4-year course may be your opportunity to start your degree and spend an additional year focusing on your musical development.

The Foundation Year modules include one to one tuition on your principal instrument/voice/composition, as well as skills development in ensemble work (or group composition), music theory and musicianship. On completion of the Foundation Year you will continue to the BA (Hons) in Year 1.



COURSE STRUCTURE

You can take a BA (Hons) with Foundation Year in Classical, Jazz, New Music, Popular Music, Songwriting* or Film Music. Click on the links below to see the course outlines with module descriptions:


Find out more about our courses:

Classical

Jazz

New Music

Popular

Film Music

Songwriting

 


Entry Requirements

All students who are offered a place at Leeds College of Music will need to complete an audition or interview. Read our Audition Guides.


* The BA (Hons) Music (Songwriting with Foundation Year) is subject to validation for its first intake in September 2017.

How to Apply

Classical and Jazz with Foundation Year:

Go to: UCAS Conservatoires
Institution code: L31
Course codes:
Classical with Foundation Year: W30F
Jazz with Foundation Year: W37F

New Music, Popular and Film Music with Foundation Year:


Go to: UCAS
Institution code: L30
Course codes:
New Music with Foundation Year: W3W9
Popular with Foundation Year: W3W2
Film Music with Foundation Year: W3W4
Songwriting with Foundation Year: W3J4

 

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