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Music BTEC Level 2 Diploma at Walsall College

Course description

For aspiring musicians this is a course which gives you the opportunity to explore the music industry and identify your own strengths and weaknesses. Progression is typically onto higher levels of qualification or into specialist areas of the industry.

This very broad, mainly practical based course is designed to give a good indication of where to focus for future involvement in higher level courses or within specialist areas of the industry.

It is excellent preparation for progression on to the Level three qualification. Regular assessment of assignment work and projects, along with regular tutorial sessions monitor progress throughout the course.

Entry requirements

4 GCSE’s at Grades D to G (including a curriculum-related subject). Or successful completion of Level 1 related qualification.


Continual Assessment, Practical, Written, Research, Presentations, Work Simulation Projects, Live Performances.

Future opportunities

Successful completion of the course may lead directly onto a BTEC Extended Diploma in Music, if appropriate grades are achieved.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Walsall College directly.

Last updated date: 10 August 2016
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