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Extended Diploma in Music Technology Level 3
Qualification:
 
Date:
September 
Days:
TBA 
Study Mode
Full Time 
Assessment:
Coursework 
Level:
Area:
Performing Arts 
Course Code:
HFNMU1 
 
Entry Requirements
5 GCSEs at A* - C or acceptable alternatives. Must include English Language. An audition will 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.


Key Units

You will learn about:

  • Music Production Techniques
  • The Sound and Music Industry
  • Music Technology in Performance
  • Concert Production and StagingAs well as developing your listening skills and developing a music product
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.



Entry Requirements

5 GCSEs at A* - C or acceptable alternatives. Must include English Language. An audition will be required.


Assessment

There is ongoing assessment through course work 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 Music Technology which has a UCAS tariff equivalence to 3 A Levels.