Music

Study a music degree at Newcastle College

The flexible nature of our music Foundation Degree means that you’re able to study modules across a range of pathways including composition, DJ and electronic music, music production, performance and sound engineering or focus on one pathway depending on your area of interest. We also offer a BA (Hons) Creative Enterprise (Top-Up) degree which will enable you to build on your skills at Foundation Degree level.

First-class facilities:

  • three music venues on campus, ten recording studios and ten rehearsal studios.

  • a dedicated DJ Electronic Music and Production (EMP) and production suite and extensive sequencing labs running Logic Pro and Ableton.

  • a music store with high-tech equipment for performance and recording.


Study with us and you will:

  • have the opportunity to gain valuable work experience at our own in-house record label, Push Puzzle Records in a variety of roles such as A&R, promotions and productions.

  • be taught by industry experienced tutors who know what it takes to succeed.

  • benefit from guest speaker lectures to gain industry insight.

  • be assessed in a variety of ways including portfolios, productions and commissions.

  • learn in smaller class sizes so you really get to know your classmates and tutors.