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Music Level 3 BTEC at The Blandford School

Course description

Are you interested in:  Composing?  Performing?  Creating sound and music?  Working in teams?  Using music technology?

Course content

The BTEC National Extended Certificate in Music (2 year course, equating to 1 A level) allows students to experience all areas of Music from arranging and composing to music promotion with solo performance too. Then one optional unit chosen from arrangement, composition, promotion, ensemble performance or music software skills . Students have the opportunity to perform, compose, record, mix and master their own music via this route, and will learn about all aspects of the music industry at the same time. This course will leave students with a show-reel of finished products with which to enter the music industry, and leads well on to any degree courses involving Music or Music Technology.

Entry requirements

Either GCSE music C grade or Grade 5 on an instrument.

Future opportunities

Leading to a career in:  Composition/ Song-writing  Performance  Music Industry (in all areas)  Multimedia production  Studio recording.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Blandford School directly.

Last updated date: 01 September 2016
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