This is a Degree level course, and is subject to validation by Falmouth University, the UK’s leading University of the Arts.
The degree is for musicians who are proficient on their instrument or particular discipline and want to take their study to the highest level. This course carries an annual credits target and is broken down into classes. The course is designed for students to study at DIME for 3 years to complete the full Degree (30 US credits per annum). Classes will include; Technical Development, Improvisation, Theory of Music and Ear Training, Live Performance and Music Business Studies.
The Degree course runs in 2 x 15 weeks semesters from September to June each year. Your time on campus will be timetabled and you will study on site for approximately 14 hours per week. You will be expected to continue your studies in your own time, rehearsing with your band, songwriting or booking gigs. Becoming a professional musician is hard work and you need to put the hours into all areas of your career.
The cost of this course is $12,999 per annum. To book an assessment, please call us on 313 223 1600 or fill in the application form here. alternately you can email us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org
The DIME certificate is designed for musicians who have approximately 2 years experience playing their instrument, singing or writing. Candidates will need to have intermediate playing experience, with some gigging and/or recording experience also. Every student is assessed individually and we can help you understand your strengths and weaknesses, whether you are self taught or schooled in music. This course will have practical emphasis with a focus on practical performance. We want to see you out there gigging, playing and practicing as much as possible.
The course will run from September to June, in 2 x 15 week terms. Your time on the DIME campus will be timetabled and you will study on-site for approximately 12 hours per week. You will be expected to play live, rehearse and practice in your own time.
The cost of this course is $5000 for the year. This is a private course and student loans are not available. The DIME certificate will also have a second entry point in January 2015 and ending in September 2015. To book an assessment, please call us on 313 223 1600 or fill in the application form here. Alternatively you can email us directly at email@example.com
DIME will be running two part-time schools in 2015. Exact dates will be confirmed soon. These courses are suitable for musicians of any level. The minimum age is 13 years old. The courses run for 5 days (10–1pm, 2-4pm).
These courses are suitable for younger players who wish to improve their technique and experience playing live and in bands. You will spend your time studying individual tracks and techniques. The cost of this course is $499. There are no external credits for this course and upon completion you will receive a DIME certificate.