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Level 3 Music at Dover Christ Church Academy

Course description

This course is equivalent to one A level.

This is a 2 year course in which students will develop skills in a broad range of disciplines linked to Music Performance on their instrument.

Entry requirements

Anyone with an interest in music.  Previous instrumental experience is helpful, but not a necessity, provided that you are willing to work on developing your skills through singing or playing an instrument during the course. A GCSE in Music grade A* - D or a successful interview with the Head of Department.

Future opportunities

This course would be perfect preparation for higher education vocational courses such as BTEC Higher Nationals in Music Performance or Performing, a degree in popular music, music practice or music production.  You could also go on to study a related NVQ at level 3 or 4, which could be work-based.  With further training, you could go into a job related to music such as a Music Technician or a Music Teacher.  The course could also help you with performing music.  The course provides a work related programme of study so you could go straight into a job as it helps you develop the skills, understanding and knowledge that many employers are looking for, especially in the music industries.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification contact Mr Bing at the Academy or ask your CXK Personal Adviser.

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: 02 November 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years
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  • Number of planned places: 15