Love playing heavy metal music, England, and going to college?

Well, you are in luck.  New College Nottingham is offering a two-year course in heavy metal music performance.

According to the Nottingham Post, students will learn about the history of heavy metal and it's relationship with religion in addition to the focus on performance, recording, and promotion.

Over 20 students have signed up for the course.  It launches in September.  A course instructor Liam Maloy says, “You can study music at Oxford, Cambridge and in cities all over the UK, but here in Nottingham we wanted to offer something special."