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Starts:
2018/2019  
Days:
TBA 
Study Mode
Full Time 
Assessment:
Coursework 
Level:
Area:
Performing Arts 
Course Code:
HFNMU1 
 
Entry Requirements
5 GCSEs grades A* - C or acceptable alternatives. Must include English Language.

An audition will also be required.
 
 

Extended Diploma in Music Technology Level 3

You will study a range of related subject areas designed to develop the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the music industry. These include music listening skills, music software, composing and performance using music technology, studio recording, synthesis, sampling, acoustics, live sound engineering, sound design for film and TV, music video production and events management.


About the Course

The Extended Diploma in Music Technology will anable you to develop your skills in a wide variety of music production areas, including music production techniques and software and how to use music technology in performances. You will also study various practical aspects of the music industry, such as staging concerts. 

Hillsborough College Music has its own record label, which will allow you to develop real world projects such as creating and marketing your own musical product, organising promotional events and establishing an online presence. You may also learn Live Sound and DJ performance techniques.


Key Units

Key Areas of Study

  • Music Production Techniques
  • The Sound and Music Industry
  • Music Technology in Performance
  • Concert Production and Staging
  • Developing your listening skills and developing a music product



Entry Requirements

5 GCSEs grades A* - C or acceptable alternatives. Must include English Language.


An audition will also be required.


Assessment

There is ongoing assessment through coursework and assignments.


Where does this Lead

You may progress on to a degree course in higher education, a music school or employment in the industry.


Tell Me More

Will the course suit me?
If you are interested in music production, music events management, studio technology, sound engineering and music performance then this course is for you. You will gain a wide range of practical skills, creative skills and technical knowledge to help you take the next step into the music industry or a place at university.

Qualification Title
BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Music Technology.
This qualification carries UCAS tariff points equivalent to 3 A-Levels.


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