This course introduces you to the practical and business skills required in the music industry.

What the course leads to

What courses can I do after this? 

Progression at The College to the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Music or the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Music Technology courses or to full or part time employment.

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

You will require a minimum of 4 GCSEs at grades A*-D including English and maths grades 9-3 (formerly A*-D). Alternatively successful completion of a relevant Level 1 qualification and have achieved a Level 2 Functional Skill in English and maths.

What about work experience? 

Course costs

Course Code Start Date Costs 16-18 Costs 19-23 (with concessions) Costs 19+ (no concessions)
CJC2FF001G 07/09/2021 TBC TBC TBC

* Please note fees are subject to change.

Course content

Course Content 

You will study:


• Music Theory
•  Rehearsal and Performance Skills
• DAW production
• The Music Business and Professional Development
 


At the end of this course you will become a more confident and experienced performer in both solo and ensemble work.
 

More info

Start Day/Time 

Hours of attendance and start date will be confirmed at interview or enrolment.

Duration 

1 Year

Attendance 

Full-time

Level 

Level 2

Qualification Name 

Level 2

Awarding Body 

Various

Curriculum Area 

Creative Industries - Music

More about the course 

SPECIALIST RESOURCES
The College has a wide range of facilities on offer at the Music and Sound Academy including;
North Road Music Centre:
Live Performance Room, 7 fully equipped Rehearsal Rooms, 5 Recording Studios (Pro Tools/Cubase and ancillary equipment, including TL Audio M4, Audient Zen, Soundcraft Ghost, M-Audio), Lecture Room, Lecture Theatre, Technology Suite (iMacs - Pro Tools/Cubase/Sibelius) and 6 Practice /Editing Rooms.
Constitution Hill Centre:
St Andrew’s Hall, Lecture Room, Technology Suite (iMacs – Pro Tools/Cubase/Sibelius), 4 individual Practice Rooms.
 

Duration 

1 Year

Attendance 

Full-time

Level 

Level 2

Qualification Name 

Level 2

Awarding Body 

Various