BA Hons, Digital Music Industries
(please note this course is subject to validation)
Digital Music Industries at Ostereo Education is an up-to-the-minute course which aims to demystify the intricacies of the modern-day music industry. The course, developed collaboratively by industry experts and world class academics, will give you the tools to develop your understanding of how music is effectively promoted and monetised as part of a digitally-led music consumption landscape. The course will be jointly delivered by Ostereo and UCLan, and UCLan will be the awarding body for the initiative.
Duration: Two Years
Level: Undergraduate (4, 5, 6)
Campus: Ostereo Education MediaCityUK Campus
Award: BA Hons
UCAS code: N/A
Start date: September
Fees: 2020-2021 / full time: £11,125 per year (UK/EU)
LIMITED STUDENT AVAILABILITY
Applicants will be selected based not just on academic achievements,
but attitude & innovative thinking upon selection.
While it’s crucial for our graduates to understand traditional industry elements like radio, print press, physical and live, Ostereo Education gives learners a rounded understanding of today’s industry. This means an emphasis placed on streaming, data, social media promotion and other ever-developing trends and disciplines that power today’s music industry.
LEARN FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS
Your first year of study with OEd will provide you with crucial, foundation knowledge focusing on the many facets of today’s music industry. Aside from developing your understanding of the processes and structures behind the music business, this will be an opportunity for you to explore your passions and interests as you are given more scope to specialise.
Formats & Dissemination
Royalties and Accounting
Analytics, Audiences and Trends
RELEASE A RECORD
Your second and final year of study with OEd is designed to encourage you to implement the first year’s foundation knowledge in a practical, hands-on capacity. The second year programme simulates a record label’s day-to-day process and is a unique opportunity for you to work in the industry, form connections, evidence your personal growth make a meaningful, wider impact prior even to graduation. The course will allow learners to experience an end-to-end release process and actually take the reigns of a real-time campaign! This will mean hands-on involvement in the commercial release and promotion of a piece of music.
Work within the music industry
Develop a new artist and their music
Develop a marketing campaign
Release a piece of original music
Execute a real-time campaign
Generate & collect revenue
Enhance your CV with relevant experience
Drop into one of our open days where you can see the industry network at our fingertips and real life release campaigns.