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Folk and Traditional Music BA Hons

Performing Arts and Music at Newcastle University:
4.5 / 5
STUDY MODEFull-Time
LENGTH3 years course
LEARNINGOn Campus
PLACEMENT YEARNot Available
YEAR ABROADNot Available
FOUNDATION YEARNot Available

Folk and Traditional Music BA Hons

This unique degree programme focuses on the traditional music and song of England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. You will study the social and cultural context of traditional and folk music and how music

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How do I apply and how easy is it to get in?

What you will need to do

Apply by 25 Jan
Audition for a Place
Attend an interview

What you won’t need to do

Submit a portfolio
Pass an entry test

Points of entry for Folk and Traditional Music BA Hons

Year 1

Entry requirements for Performing Arts and Music at Newcastle University
Entry requirements are the formal requirements students need to meet to be considered for a place on a university course. But, each year many universities accept students with lower grades. The bar chart below shows the actual UCAS tariff points of students currently on this course.
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Required subjects for Folk and Traditional Music BA Hons at Newcastle University
Ideally including Music. (Grade A in AS level Music may be considered, but will depend on the combination of subjects/qualifications being studied.) In usual circumstances offers will be made at the upper end of this range. However, we will consider giving offers at the lower end of the range to candidates who demonstrate themselves at audition to be performers of exceptional ability, but whose predicted or achieved academic grades are in the lower end of our offer range. If A Levels do not include Music an offer of ABB plus Grade 8 Associated Board/Trinity (Performance) may be considered.
UCAS points for current students on Performing Arts and Music at Newcastle University

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member664250
25th November 21

Contemporary and Popular Music, BA Hons FullTime

Very good. Interesting. Long. Lots of work and revision read more

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mrbrownstone98
23rd May 19

Contemporary and Popular Music, BA Hons FullTime

great course, i learned everything i wanted to and more. read more

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