Birmingham City University

Birmingham City University

Music Radio

This course provides an appropriate range and depth of theoretical and professional knowledge to enable students to understand the key issues and challenges within music radio. It seeks to create challenging simulations of professional practice in which students can make music radio programming and encourages students to become reflective music radio producers, committed to continuing professional practice.

Entry requirements

Candidates must have a 1st or 2nd Class degree and 2 references and/or, appropriate professional experience, other qualifications or achievements, as judged by the music industries team. Applicants are advised to read around the subject of media enterprise. International students need a minimum IELTS 6.5.

Course modules

Radio production; popular music as culture; popular music as commerce; production lab or research methods; MA by practice or MA by dissertation

Assessment methods

Students make radio programmes, programme a music radio station, analyse the music culture of radio listeners and produce a major radio project or dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 6,195 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 11,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 6,195 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 3,100 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 3,100 per Academic year (EU fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City North Campus Birmingham B42 2SU West Midlands

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