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RSL Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma - Creative Music Producer at The City of Leicester College

Course description

For more information on the content of this course please contact the college

Course content

Through the Music Practitioner Creative Music Producer course, you will have the opportunity to develop the following skills:

• Apply sound recording methods,

• Mix and master audio,

• Sequence and produce pieces of music,

• Set up backline for live and studio sound,

• Understand contextual issues relating to music technology.

Entry requirements

It is not essential for you to have studied GCSE Music or the Rockschool Music Practitioner qualifications at Level 2. If you have not studied Music before, you will need to attend an informal interview with a teacher from the Music Department for them to ascertain your commitment, prior knowledge, skills and enthusiasm, and therefore suitability for the course


The majority of the work on this course is internally marked coursework, focusing on music sequencing and production techniques.  There is an externally marked Controlled Assessment focusing on recording a live band performance – this is the core unit.

Future opportunities

We live in a fast moving world. The Access to Music/Rockschool qualifications will equip you with skills to take into the music industry but also into other areas, including further study at Higher Education. If you complete the Subsidiary Diploma at Distinction it is worth 240 UCAS points

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 16 November 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year