Music Production and Creative Recording Foundation Degree

This creative course takes place over 2 years of full-time study and offers everything the modern music producer needs. With 8 professionally equipped Recording Studios, 2 Mac Suites, a performance stage, a wealth of in-house talent and a "real world" production based syllabus spread across 2 levels of higher education study. this really is the place to be for any aspiring musicians, engineers or producers that are interested in pursuing a career within the music industry.




Level 5

Course Type

HE (Degree Level)


Higher Education (HE)

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Options Course Code Starts Ends Annual Fee Overseas Fee
enquire apply 60287y1 19/09/22 01/06/24 £7995 £9000

What will I study?

You will study recording, sequencing, mixing, mastering, songwriting, performance, business and film. You will create professional recordings, produce audio-visual work, compose/write original material, develop your performance skills, understand the music business including ‘survival skills’ and produce your own tracks with support from industry professionals. You will work on professional equipment, gaining technical and creative experience in multitrack recording, sequencing and programming.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is based on course work. There is no formal examination.

What qualification will I achieve?

An FdA in Music Production and Creative Recording.

What can I do after completing this course?

This course prepares you to progress to the BA (Hons) Music Production and Creative Recording, or to progress directly to industry.

Are there any extra costs?

There are no studio fees for this course.

Additional Info

This leads initially to the second year of the course and subsequently to the one year BA(Hons) Top-up programme.

Studying Our Music Degrees

Meet our course leader, Damian Evan-Jones. He’ll tell you more about the degree course, our incredible facilities, and introduce you to Adam Seigel. Adam is our songwriting lecturer who brings a wealth of experience to the degree course. You’ll also meet third-year student, Ian, and second-year student, Jo, and find out a little more about the course and why they both love studying with us.