BA in Popular Music
This modern, 4-year, level 8 music degree provides a comprehensive training in popular music performance with ancillary and supporting courses in: Music Technology; Ear Training & Harmony; Arranging; Pop Music History; Musical Direction; Songwriting; Music Business; and Education. Students may also take free electives from any appropriate degree course across the Institute and, particularly, from our sister courses, the BMus, BA in Theatre & Drama Studies, and the new BA in Musical Theatre.
Graduates go into the industry as performers, writers, producers, and administrators, strongly equipped to develop their own entrepreneurship and freelance employment opportunities.
Here is a taste of what each of the instrumental streams have to offer:
BASS GUITAR - Lecturer Noel Barrett
KEYBOARDS - Lecturer David Hayes
DRUMS - Lecturer Fionn Ó Ceallacháin