Music courses at Bath Spa University are ranked 10th out of 71 providers nationally for overall satisfaction in NSS 2015.

Undergraduate music courses


Do and make in this practical Music course which focuses on performance and composition.

Commercial Music

A vocational Commercial Music course for songwriters, producers and performers who want to turn their passion into a career. 

Creative Music Technology

Innovate and thrive as an artist producer or audio professional on our Creative Music Technology course. 

Music (Community Music)

Develop from a practising musician into a confident music leader through improvisation, creative workshops and placements in our Community Music course. 

Music (Jazz)

A specialist Jazz course offering a wide range of performance opportunities for instrumentalists and singers. 

Music (Vocal Performance)

Specialise in Vocal Performance in this training course for singers.

Creative Music Technology (Games and Interactive Media)

Create impact and narrative meaning in sound and music for Games and Interactive Media

Postgraduate music courses

Music Performance

A course for those interested in live or recorded Music Performance within classical or jazz styles. 


Develop your unique stylistic voice through working with experienced composers and creative practitioners in our Composition course. 


Explore your auditory inclinations by choosing one of three available pathways, with options for combined and parallel courses: 

Songwriting (Campus-based)

Professionalise your Songwriting and facilitate your personal artistic ‘voice’ on this world-leading course. 

Songwriting (Distance learning)

The world leader in online Masters-level Songwriting study, this course teaches creativity, technique, research and context to refine your professional song portfolio. 

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