BA (Hons) Music Management

BA (Hons) Music Management is a three-year full-time course that prepares you to excel in the global music industry. Regardless if you have performance background or not, passion in the music industry is a necessary ingredient to strive in this course. The course helps you build up diverse skills, including public relations, music video production, basic live recording technology, and performance event management.

Besides learning to work with and manage people in music production scenarios, you will get to conceptualise and run events in and beyond SRMC. The variety of training will enhance your future employability in this sector and allied industries.

You will also learn the legal and regulatory requirements of the live music industry, and explore possible income streams associated with copyright. Our experienced faculty will help you gain a solid understanding of the rapid developments behind the music landscape.

  • Provides opportunities to manage performance events
  • Equips students with diverse skills necessary for a successful industry career
  • Intakes: March, September
Course Outcome

This exciting new course allows students to study artist management and development, by work-based learning and distance learning methods. Promoting entrepreneurial skills and enterprise, the course provides students with an in-depth study of the mechanics, psychology and business skills required to manage the career of an artist or, equally, the student’s own career.

The course is written and delivered by experienced industry professionals for students wishing to enhance their employability, or those wanting to gain a formal qualification for their careers.

Career Prospects

Music Management

  • Managing Agent for Performers
  • Concert / Event Manager
  • Music Director
  • Music Journalist
  • Music School Manager
  • Project Coordinator
Admission Requirements
  • At least 17 years old
  • Singapore-Cambridge ‘A’ Level or Diploma in Music (or its international equivalent)
  • At least Grade E in any 3 GCE ‘A’ Level subjects (2 H2 Level and 1 H1 Level) or its international equivalent
  • Pass SRMC’s Interview
  • Meet English Language Requirements

English Language Requirements

  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.0 administered by the British Council (Preferred by SRMC), or
  • GCE ‘A’ Level GP or KI – Grade E or above, or
  • IB Diploma – Pass TOK (English Medium), or
  • SRMC’s English Placement Test / SRMC’s Certificate in English – Advanced, or
  • Other English Language Proficiency Tests (TOEFL etc) – will be considered on a case-by-case basis
Course Structure

Students will undertake the following modules during their course of study.
Three (3) Years Course

Year One

  • Professional Skills for the Music Industry and Academia
  • Introduction to Technology
  • People Management And Negotiation Skills
  • Introduction to Music And Media Law
  • Music Video Production
  • The Role Of Music Management

Year Two

  • Artiste PR and Publicity
  • Agency And Promoters
  • Collection Societies And Industry Associations
  • Enterprise And Business Development
  • Music Marketing and Promotion
  • Touring Logistics And Planning

Year Three

  • Event Design
  • Music Management Project
  • Strategic Music Management
  • Blast Radio
  • Festival Studies
  • Conference And Venue Management (Optional)
  • Stage Management (Optional)

Download course synopsis here.

Course Fees

 

Fee Particulars 1 Year S($) 3 Years S($)
Tuition Fee 13, 060.75 39,182.25
Non-Tuition Fees
1. Administrative, Visa & Compliance Fees 1, 750.00 5, 250.00
2. Course Assessment & Resources Fees 1, 750.00 5, 250.00
Total Course Fee 16, 560.75 49, 682.25
*University Fees 4, 000.00 12, 000.00
Goods & Services Tax 1, 439.25 4, 317.75
Total Payable Fee 22, 000.00 66, 000.00

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Note: All fees are inclusive of GST (Goods & Services Tax). The current Singapore GST is charged at the rate of 7%. All fees quoted are subject to other costs arising from government directives.

Graduation Requirements

Students must gain 360 modular credits to graduate, by passing the assessment requirements for each module.

Awards

BA (Hons) Music Management
awarded by the University Of West London.

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