Music Technology Level 2 Technical Diploma

Music Technology Level 2 Technical Diploma

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Music Production BTEC Level 2 Technical Diploma

In this level 2 qualification, you will develop the technical skills to create, produce and promote music and you will gain an understanding of roles within the music industry.

This qualification is for you if you are interested in starting a career in music. It is an ideal qualification if you are intending to progress to employment in the music industry, or to a music industry-related apprenticeship, or into further technical education such as the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Music Technology.

Duration 1 year
Study mode Full Time
Start date 09/09/2019
Campus Quarry Hill
Course code 73817-01
Fee 16 - 18: no fee.

What you learn

  • Exploring Music Production - developing techniques used in music production
  • Music Production - developing a music project using a digital audio workstation
  • Studio Engineering - developing techniques in using recording studio equipment
  • Self-promotion in the music Industry
  • Music Project - developing and presenting music in response to a commercial brief

How you will be assessed

Assessment will be through a combination of internal and external assessments. Assessment is generally done through periodic coursework, projects and set tasks.

Where is the course delivered (facilities / classrooms)

The course runs at our new Quarry Hill campus

Entry requirements

Students should have a minimum of four 3s at GCSE including English or maths. 

You will also be required to attend an interview where you should be able to demonstrate that you have some experience with music or music technology.

What's next

This qualification is primarily designed to support progression to employment or apprenticeships in the music and related industries.

A significant proportion of recruitment in the creative sector is at higher levels and you may wish to progress to further learning. When studied as part of a full study programme, typically alongside maths and/or English, the qualification will prepare you for entry to BTEC Level 3 Nationals in Music Technology, which will support entry to a further range of careers in the sector.

Campus Locations

Quarry Hill Campus

Playhouse Square
West Yorkshire
Nearest train station
Leeds Central Station, 0.9 MilesWebsite

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