Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
September 1 Year 2 Full-Time Bede Campus Full-time Vocational

What’s it all about?

This course has been developed in consultation with teachers and industry professionals to ensure that it supports progression to further study or training at level 3. These consultants have ensured that the content is consistent with current industry practice, providing you with a foundation in the skills needed to progress to further education with an understanding of industry and the roles and opportunities available to you.

Come and learn from an award winning music team, with a wealth of experience in the music industry. From touring and playing huge shows, to making albums, managing bands, producing records and promoting gigs.

We'll take you from the classroom to the stage!

At least 2 GCSEs at grade 3 or above, including English Language and a successful audition.

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire You will need to provide your own stationery and you will be given the opportunity to take part in trips and visits.

You will learn through mostly practical lessons and will be internally assessed some of the units are theory based and written work supports the practical assessments.

English and maths are important life skills that will help you to achieve your best in your studies and progress to your dream career. If you have not already achieved grade 9-4 in GCSE maths and/ or English at school, we will support you to improve your skills.

Mon-Fri, 9am-4.30pm. Days and times of study are subject to change. Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.

You will study the following modules:
- Exploring Music
- Skills Development for Performing Arts
- Self-promotion in the Music Industry
- Music Project
- Creating Music
- Music Performance


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