Creative Industries: Music

West Highland College UHI


Fort William Campus


f you are passionate about music in any of the three disciplines offered – Performing, DJing or Composing - and want to work in a challenging yet exhilarating industry, this course will set you on the right path.

You will work to prepare performances, record your own music and play gigs while working on theory and contextual study in class. Students need to be driven and enthusiastic to achieve the qualification.

With tutors currently working in the music industry, you will have direct access to real industry knowledge and experience about current trends while building a solid skill set for an exciting future.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4 including Music. Or alternative practical music experience. You will attend an interview.

Progression Routes

HNC Music or BA (Hons) Applied Music

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

34 weeks


Creative Industries

SCQF Level


Career Area

Performing Arts