Why study Music with The Open University?
Our music modules and learning materials are recognised as among the best in the country, offering in-depth and up-to-date study of a wealth of musical styles, historical periods and themes, ranging from medieval to modern film scores.
The benefits of studying music with us are:
- No academic entry requirements, such as A-Level Music or passes in music performance exams.
- The opportunity to develop practical music and performance skills at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance.
- Course materials prepared by world-leading experts in European music, ethnomusicology, music and theology, music technology, and film music.
- Music research rated joint first in The Guardian’s analysis of the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.
Careers in Music
The breadth of study and range of musical repertoire and practice explored, combined with clear thinking and communication, make our music courses relevant to a wide range of careers, including:
- Music Teacher
- Arts Administrator
- Sound Recordist
- Events Organiser