Equivalent to three A Levels, the Extended Diploma in Music Performance and Production is a practical route into a career in music.
In partnership with SAE Institute, this course provides opportunities to develop the practical skills and theoretical knowledge required to work in the music industry.
Students are assessed on a regular basis throughout the course completing assignments which include both practical and written work. Students will need to complete a final major project to progress on to year two, as well as two projects in the final year to obtain a final grade.
Demonstrate instrumental playing or singing skills and musical knowledge sufficient to undertake a L3 music course. Plus standard vocational entry requirements.
There is a £50 materials contribution, plus any additional educational visits the course may go on.
You will learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations/activities and demands. All students will take the following units:
Students can go on to study Music or related subjects at degree level. The course is broad enough for students to go onto university to study related subjects. Others can go straight into
the industry as performers, studio engineers, stage managers, backline technicians, composers, promoters or managers