Music Practitioners Level 2

What entry requirements do I need?

You will need a minimum of: 4 GCSEs grade A*/9 - D/3 including English and maths.

What will I learn?

During this one-year course you will use your passion for music to develop your vocal or instrumental skills and learn what it takes to be a working musician in the industry.

During our one-year RSL (Rock School Limited) accredited course you will be free to explore your musical creativity while we support you and guide with theoretical knowledge of the music industry and technology. You can use our instruments and music editing software to perform your own music and record it in our sound studio. Our tutors, who have years of experience in the industry, can teach you skills in composing music, sequencing, remixing and post-production your tracks.

You will learn principle elements of:

  • Music sequencing and production
  • Live music performance
  • Digital recording and production
  • Composing music
  • Music marketing and promotion
  • Live sound recording
  • Remixing and production
  • Careers in music
  • Selling music

You will receive regular feedback from your tutors about your progress on assignments, and these will be under strict deadlines.

What could I progress on to?

On completion of this course you can progress on to our Music Practitioners Level 3 Qualification.

With some additional training you can start a career as a DJ, a Performer, a Sound engineer, a Sound technician, a Music publisher, a Music Producer, or working in Event Management.

You may need to supply your own kit and equipment and essentail study material, costing approximately £50.

Additional Course Details for 19/20

  • Course code 13258
    Course name Level 2 Diploma for Music Practitioners
    Campus Ore Valley Campus
    Study mode Full-Time
    Full Cost Fees £1,800.00
    Start date 09/09/19
    Duration 36 week (s)

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Entry Level

These courses are for students who want to start progressing up the qualifications levels or have no previous qualifications.

Vocational Level 1

You must have a mixture of grades E to G at GCSE to study at this level.

Vocational Level 2

You must have two grade D's and two grade E's at GCSE or a relevant level 1 qualification to study at this level.

Vocational Level 3

These courses are equivalent to A levels, you must have at least four GCSE's at grade C or above or a relevant level 2 qualification.

A Levels

A levels are level 3 courses, you must have or expect 5 A-C grades at GCSE level including Maths and English.
Foundation Degree and Degree Our university courses typically require a relevant level 3 qualification or 120 UCAS points.