Applying for BA (Hons) Popular Music, Songwriting and Performance..

Below we’ve summarised how to add this course as a choice to your UCAS application.

Your UCAS application

BA (Hons) Popular Music, Songwriting and Performance applications, like all UK based university applications, are made through the University and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). You will need to register with to create an application and then add a course (or courses) as a choice to that application.

To add BA (Hons) Popular Music, Songwriting and Performance as one of your choices:

  1. Sign into your UCAS hub and select your application
  2. From your application, click the blue ‘Add Choice’ button. You’ll then be greeted with a pop-up box with a number fields to complete.
  3. Under University/college name, select ‘University of Central Lancashire’.  Rather than typing the whole name manually, you can just start typing ‘Lancashire’ for it to create a shortlist to speed things up.  Note: typing ‘UCLan’ will result in ‘no matches found’
  4. Under Course, start typing the name of the course and then select it.  It will appear as: Popular Music, Songwriting and Performance J281 (3FT Hon)
  5. Under Location, select ‘Spirit Studios’
  6. Under Start date, select the date at which you want to start the course
  7. You can leave the Further details section blank
  8. Select the year of the course you want to start under ‘Point of entry’.  Most applicants will select ‘1st Year’.  Contact us before applying if you are planning a later point of entry.
  9. Select whether you’ll be living at home while studying or not
  10. Click Save. You’ve now added a course as a choice to your application.  Repeat the above for any other courses you wish to add to your application.

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