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Program Description:

Birmingham OverlookBirmingham City University is a vibrant and multicultural university in the heart of a modern and diverse city. We welcome many international students every year – there are currently students from more than 80 countries among our student community. With around 23,500 students from 80 countries, Birmingham City University is a large, diverse and increasingly popular place to study. We put students at the heart of everything we do, giving them the best opportunities for future success.


The University is conveniently placed, with Birmingham International Airport nearby and first-rate transport connections to London and the rest of the UK.

This program is designed for junior year AME majors and is partnership with Birmingham City Music Technology and Sound Engineering and Production major. Limited spaces are available and this is a new partnership.

This course is aimed toward the technical music producer, skilfully training you in the use of technology to create, record and distribute music. We will challenge you, providing you with industry connections, live projects and a wide, in-depth knowledge of the field.

You’ll leave with a valuable blend of creative ability and practical skills in music production, alongside solid business awareness and a strong understanding of technology.


What's covered in the course?


BSc (Hons) Music Technology was set up in order to meet the growing demand for people within the music and audio industries who are able to use technology to assist in the creation, performance and distribution of music.

We will train you to become the next generation of musically-informed engineers, with a strong understanding of underlying technical principles in order to make informed decisions about appropriate technologies.

You will analyze and critically evaluate live musical events and sound recordings, as well as music technology products, systems, processes and designs.

You’ll leave with a valuable blend of creative ability and practical skills in music production, alongside solid business awareness and a strong understanding of technology.

Housing:
On campus housing available; apply early! 

Program Costs: 
You will be billed for UR tuition by the UR Bursar. You will pay BCU directly for housing. Board, airfare, and personal expenses are separate, but any UR aid you receive applies towards these costs.  See your financial aid counselor for information about scholarships and other aid. 
Note: You are automatically eligible for a $2,000 per semester exchange grant.

Semester dates: 
Fall: September - December
Spring: January - May

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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2018 10/16/2017 10/23/2017 TBA TBA