Foundation Degree: take your music to the next level Foundation Degrees

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Access Creative College now offers practical industry-focused foundation degrees in partnership with the 2017 University of the Year, Nottingham Trent University (NTU). By choosing us you will gain from studying in an exciting creative environment, while being a student of one of the UK’s best universities, with excellent satisfaction and employment rates.

The degrees are practical in nature and allow you to gain high-level career skills from experienced industry professionals within a cost-effective two-year time frame. If you do want to upgrade to a full degree, there is an option to do so at the end.

The foundation degrees are offered in Audio & Music Technology FdSc and Music Performance FdA and are delivered in Norwich for 2018.

In 2019 the programmes will be available in Birmingham (subject to approval), London, Manchester and Norwich.

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Clearing for our Foundation Degrees in Norwich is available from now until Friday 21st September and entry requirements start at 64 UCAS points.

New applications up to 21st September will be automatically entered into Clearing. Please apply via UCAS from our Apply page.

If you haven’t got the results you need, check UCAS Track. You may still have been offered a place.

If you have any queries you can contact our Clearing hotline on 0800 28 18 42.


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Reasons to choose us

Flexible & Cost Effective
Two year duration with option to go straight into work or top up to a full degree - this gives flexibility and can save you money. You can even move up to a Masters!
Courses are based around practical, rather than academic, study and can be accessed with 64 UCAS points - that's a pass/pass/merit grade on a Level 3 RSL extended diploma.
Industry Focused
Industry practice is integral to both programmes with unique industry opportunities.
Validated by the University of the Year
A familiar study environment while also being a student with Nottingham Trent University, including student union membership and access to their online library facilities.
Exclusive access to facilities
You will get free twilight access to facilities, so you can create music into the night!
Pro work environments
Professional environments and taught by industry professionals using industry standard equipment.
For producers & sound engineers
The Music Technology course has 8 hours studio time per week, access to pro-studios inside and outside the centre and advanced Logic and Pro Tools training.
For musicians and singers
The Music Performance course gives you 4 hours studio time per week, individual instrument tuition/support and access to rehearsal and performance facilities inside and outside the centre.
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