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BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Music at King Edward VII Science and Sport College, Coalville

Course description

BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Music

Course content

Edexcel BTEC Level 3 in Music (Performing)

  • Music Performance Techniques
  • Solo Music Performance Skills
  • Working and Developing as a Musical Ensemble

Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Music Technology (Production)

  • Music Production Techniques
  • Sound Creation and Manipulation
  • Dellivering a Music Product

Each student will study guitar,bass,piano,drums and vocals, students can then specialise with a first and second study of their choice.

Entry requirements

5 GCSE Grades A* - C


Work is assesed through work-related practical and written assignments.  Work is graded according to the BTEC system of Pass = E, Merit = C, Distinction = A and Distinction Plus + A*

Future opportunities

There are excellent progression opportunities to study music, music technology and music business courses at higher education.  This could lead to subsequent employment in the music industry.

Career options include: Music Education - peripatetic instructor /music teacher, Music Technology - Recording engineer, software developer/tester, professional Musician - session musician/freelance musician, Music Industry Career.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact King Edward VII Science and Sport College, Coalville directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 year