Bath Spa University

Bath Spa University

Songwriting

The course is aimed at unpublished songwriters wishing to develop their craft to a professional level, or published songwriters wishing to achieve academic accreditation whilst continuing their creative development. The course maintains strong links with industry through publishers, guest artists and guest lecturers, and offers the chance to consolidate and focus students' creative output whilst developing a perspective on their work informed by research.

Course modules

Songwriting skills Song, identity and culture Professional collaboration Research methodologies and context Major project

Assessment methods

Assessments range from simple audio sketches in the early stages to full album productions in the final stages; each of which is assessed for quality and market focus. On the research modules, formal, researched and referenced papers express your intellectual and analytical development, and presentation skills bring your work to life.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time October 2017 GBP 13,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MA Full-time October 2017 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MA Distance learning October 2017 GBP 13,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MA Distance learning October 2017 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MA Part-time October 2017 GBP 13,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
MA Part-time October 2017 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
Master of Music - MMus Full-time October 2017 - 1 Years
Master of Music - MMus Full-time October 2017 - 1 Years
Master of Music - MMus Distance learning October 2017 - 1 Years
Master of Music - MMus Part-time October 2017 - 2 Years
Master of Music - MMus Part-time October 2017 - 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Newton Park Campus BA2 9BN South West
Corsham Court SN13 0BZ South West

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Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01225875875