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RSL Level 3 Diploma: Music at Loughborough College

Course description

In Year 1 of the programme you will explore a range of units in performance and music technology. You will have access to our industry standard facilities. You will learn about composing, recording and performing music as well as exploring the developing music industry and creating radio content. In Year 2 you will develop and perfect your skills. You will continue to build your performance and music technology skills and learn about marketing music and managing a studio.

Course content

In this level 3 music diploma you will study.

Year 1

  • Evolution of the Record Industry
  • Getting Work in Music
  • Live Sound (Front of House)
  • Music Sequencing and Production
  • Radio Podcast Production
  • Music Rehearsal Skills
  • Live Music Performance
  • Practical Harmony Application (Chords and Progressions)
Year 2
  • Music Marketing
  • Listening to Music
  • Contextualising Music
  • Composing Music (Styles)
  • Improving Instrumental Musicianship
  • Studio Sound Mixing
  • Studio Sound Recording
  • Music Sequencing and Production (Media)

Assessment will be ongoing through assignments set throughout the year. You will be creating assignment evidence in written work, presentations etc. You will also be assessed in rehearsal and development, recording and performing. Your creative and investigative work throughout will be assessed

Entry requirements

Entry requirements are 5 GCSE’s or equivalent at Grade at C/4 or above including English (and ideally Maths).

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, visit us at an Open Day, email info@loucoll.ac.uk or call 01509 618375.

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: 10 October 2017
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    • Student Recruitment
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 01509 618 375
    • Email address:
    • info@loucoll.ac.uk

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