The Creative Pathway with Real-World Practical Industry Connections.

ACM’s first of a kind Rap & MC course explores the core aspects of Rap & MC music and culture, covering topics such as the history & evolution of both UK & U.S Hip Hop including all its subsequent sub genres such as Grime, Drill, UK Garage & Drum & Bass. Students will explore the specifics of each subgenre, submerging themselves into the sound, flow and narratives of each particular type of Rap & MC music. middx-logo-sep-2017 Learning about Rap music & its Culture will enable students to evolve their approach to writing and path to their profession with the proper mentality and skills. Students will learn how to adapt to any rap style or genre through collaboration and experimentation, thus ensuring a more robust and well rounded skill set as a practitioning MC & writer. The course starts by laying a strong foundation in the fundamentals of Rap through the honing and development of core skills: ‘Content’ (what is being said), ‘flow’ (rhythm, rhyme) and ‘delivery’ (cadence, tone). Students will study a variety of skill sets as they go through the course through our annually updated skills units, which include professional masterclasses, writing & recording sessions, working with a live band, stagecraft and performance.

Course Details

Award

BA / BSc (Hons) Creative Industries FuturesMCCI Creative Industries Futures

Awarding Body

Middlesex University

Campus Delivery

Duration

Degree
2 Year accelerated delivery
3 Year accelerated delivery including Foundation Year
3 Year traditional delivery
Integrated Masters
3 Year accelerated delivery including postgraduate year

FHEQ Credits

Degree 360
Integrated Masters 540

UCAS Institution Code

Institution A48

Entry Requirements

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Audition Guide

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Course Options

Our Rap & MC pathway is offered through our Creative Industries Futures course, available as a BA / BSC (Hons) Degree, with optional Foundation Year or as an integrated MCCI Masters Degree.

Choose a specialism below to see the modules and skills units studied.

Subject
Music
Pathway
Rap & MC
Specialism

Artist Modules & Skills Units

Modules and Skills Units studied as part of this course (indicative list) include:
Skills units are reviewed on a cyclical basis. To ensure we are delivering the most up to date industry experience these are subject to change.

The Art of MC’ing: Adaptibility, Improvisation, Cyphers & Rap Battles

SKU-RMC-05 | Level - 5

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