Music - Commercial Modern Music - Francis Street

TU Dublin - City Campus


Course Name Music - Commercial Modern Music - Francis Street
Course Provider TU Dublin - City Campus
Alternative Provider(s) BIMM Institute Dublin , TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TU961
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Irish Leaving Certificate

Minimum No of Subjects: 6
Higher: 2 H5s

Applicants will be advised of and must attend an audition/interview in March/April.

For further information go to:

* Restricted Programme = You must apply to CAO by 1st February at 5pm if you wish to apply for a restricted programme.
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

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To be eligible for consideration for a programme an applicant must possess the minimum entry requirements for that programme.

Selection for entry to TU Dublin programmes will be determined on the basis of examination sc...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP The University recognises the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) for admission purposes and results in the Link Modules element of the programme will be considered as follows:

Distinction 66 points
Merit 46 points
Pass 28 points

The Link Modules can be used as one of the six subjects for overall points calculation and may also be considered as a subject for the purposes of minimum entry requirements, dependent on the programme for which you are applying.
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied Programme
The Leaving Cert Applied Programme will not meet minimum entry requirements and will not be awarded points.
QQI FET Applicants General Information
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Mature Applicants Age Requirement
To be classified as a mature student, you must be 23 years of age or older on or before 1st January in the year you’re applying. You must also be an Irish/EU citizen.

You make your application for admission to the first year of any undergraduate full-time course through the Central Applications Office (CAO).

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Number of Places 150
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Financial Support
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2022

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2022 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2022 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2022 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Expand+What is... Commercial Modern Music?
Programme Location: BIMM Institute Dublin
This four-year programme has been designed for guitarists, bass players, drummers, vocalists, songwriters, and those running commercial music projects who want to gain a ...

Subjects Taught

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Artist Development & Entrepreneurship
Artist Development & Entrepreneurship
Live Arrangement Workshop
Live Performance Workshop
Music Business & Study Skills
Music Business & Study Skills
Music Theory & Keyboard Skills

Comment Campus Location: City Centre
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Post Graduate Study:
Graduates have pursued Level 9 postgraduate courses such as ; MA in Music Therapy University of Limerick, MA in Popular Music Research Goldsmith's University, MA in Music, Mind & Brain at Goldsmith University and Level 9 studies...

Further Enquiries Recruitment & Admissions Manager - Helen Shyne
(01) 513 3666
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2021 536 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2020 608 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2019 583 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)