Bachelor of Music Degree at Wits: Experience and learn from multiple music traditions and disciplines. This degree gives you an opportunity to experience and learn from multiple music traditions.
This pragmatic and philosophical programme exposes you to new and different music domains, skills and knowledge all of which better prepares you for a variety of music careers.
Students develop their practical skills with a jazz or classical music focus, voice for musical theatre is an additional option. In each of these choices you will encounter music from South Africa as well as international musical genres. Beyond this chosen practical focus, all students can benefit from learning skills that work across musical genres, such as music technology and studio practice, composition and arrangement and community music-making among others.
- Entertainment Law
- Music Journalism
- Music Therapy
- Radio/TV/Digital Media
- Recording Industry
English Home Language OR First Additional Language Level 5
Applicants with an entry requirement of at least 30-33 APS points are wait-listed, subject to place availability.
Additional Selection Criteria
An extended curriculum provides for BMus students and is determined by academic background and performance.
Due to limited space, meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee a place. Final selection is made subject to place availability, academic results and other entry requirements, where applicable.