Access Creative College offers practical industry-focused foundation degrees in music performance and music technology. The degrees allow you to gain high-level career skills from experienced academic 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 Music Performance programme gives you the skills to operate successfully as a professional musician and features intensive tuition on your main instrument. You will develop your repertoire, recording and performance skills, working with other musicians and in industry environments.
The Audio and Music Technology programme offers you the chance to take your music production, recording and mixing skills to a professional level, working with musicians and in industry situations. You will back up this experience by gaining a full grasp of the science of sound and acoustics.
The foundation degree courses are delivered in Manchester, London and Norwich and are validated by Nottingham Trent University. NTU offers great employment prospects with 94% of its graduates being employed or engaged in further study six months after leaving.