Music Production & Sound Engineering with Foundation Year
Point Blank Music School
Key Course Facts
Salary of all UK Graduates of
|15 months after graduation||3 years after graduation||5 years after graduation|
|25-75 percentile range||£16374 - £24612||£14340 - £24328||£17441 - £29439|
All courses in the UK
This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to pursue your passion for music whilst also gaining a full BA (Hons) degree in music production validated by Middlesex University. It is a multi-platform (Logic or Ableton, Pro Tools, Native Instruments and Push), intensive and practical music degree course. Developed and taught by music industry professionals who have worked with Pharrell, Bjork and Swedish House Mafia to name but a few, this 360 experience will ensure your expertise in key areas of the music industry such as production, remixing, sound design, sound engineering, mastering, how to manage your career (or manage others), making music for TV, film and games, Pro Tools and more. You will be attending our brand new school in Shoreditch which features the best equipment and facilities in the business. Point Blank is the only school in the world to feature an SSL Duality Delta mixing console.
What You Will Learn
Programme content: As a student of Music Production & Sound Engineering with Foundation Year, BA (Hons) you will study the following course modules.
Jobs & Career Perspectives
15 months after graduation, graduates of this course were asked about what they do and, if they are working, about their current job and their perspectives.
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Required skill level of job after 15 months
All others in technology courses of Point Blank Music School
Jobs of graduates of this course (15 months after graduation)
Example below based on all graduates of Music Production & Sound Engineering with Foundation Year BA (Hons) at Point Blank Music School
|60%||Artistic, literary and media occupations|
|10%||Caring personal services|
|5%||Managers, directors and senior officials|
|5%||Skilled trades occupations|
|5%||Librarians and Related Professionals|
|5%||Business and public service associate professionals|
Entry Requirements / Admissions
UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for others in technology
All others in technology courses of Point Blank Music School
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||A minimum 5.5 is required in each area (Speaking, Listening, Reading, Writing)|
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Music Production & Sound Engineering with Foundation Year, BA (Hons), if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.
Tuition Fees Music Production & Sound Engineering with Foundation Year BA (Hons)
|England UK||£9250||year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9250||year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||year 1|
Additional fee information
Please note: fees listed are for the Foundation Year only.
Fees for the the remaining years of the degree are as follows:
UK - £11,100 per year
International - £14,100 per year
Applicants applying from the European Union
A scholarship is available to applicants from the European Union EU who do not have settle/pre-settled status in the UK. Each academic year, Point Blank can award these to EU applicants who would not otherwise be able to study with us. The scholarship is worth £3,000 per year up to £9,000 in total depending on your pathway and will be automatically deducted from the International course fees.
To be eligible, applicants must be accepted on any of our higher education courses at our London campus and be studying their first degree.
Students with Pre-settled or Settled status in the UK should be eligible for UK Home Fees.
Average student cost of living in London
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
How to apply
January 1, 2024
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
Possible Entry Points:
About Point Blank Music School
Point Blank is a school dedicated to the disciplines surrounding music and its production, such as Sound Engineering, Radio courses, DJ courses, and more. Their campus is situated in Central London, England.
Student composition of Point Blank Music School
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|Music BA (Hons)||Durham University||77%||5%||5%||£9250||£24500||190||Durham||On campus Full-time|
|Accounting & Finance and Musical Theatre (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons)||Liverpool Hope University||71%||5%||10%||£9250||£11400||111||Liverpool||On campus Full-time|
|Music Production and Musical Theatre (with Foundation Year) BA (Hons)||Liverpool Hope University||76%||5%||15%||£9250||£11400||120||Liverpool||On campus Full-time|
|Music, Sound and Technology BSc (Hons)||City University London||59%||0%||10%||£9250||£15460||128||London||On campus Full-time|
|Musical Theatre and Arts Development BA (Hons)||University of Chichester||66%||1%||25%||£9250||£14500||142||Chichester||On campus Full-time|
|Music and English BA (Hons)||Royal Holloway, University of London||75%||2%||9%||£9250||£21900||150||Egham||On campus Full-time|
|Music Performance BA (Hons)||Queen's University of Belfast||65%||0%||10%||£9250||£17400||146||Belfast||On campus Full-time|
|Music Production and Psychology BA (Hons)||Liverpool Hope University||66%||0%||4%||£9250||£11400||119||Liverpool||On campus Full-time|
|Music (Community & Education) BA (Hons)||University of Hull||89%||0%||5%||£9250||£14800||136||Hull||On campus Full-time|
|Music (Classical with Jazz) BA (Hons)||Leeds Conservatoire||79%||1%||8%||£9250||£17500||126||Leeds||On campus Full-time|