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Music BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate at Okehampton College

Course description

Learners taking this qualification will study three mandatory units:

- Music Composition Brief
- Music Performance Brief
- Professional Practice in the Music Industry.

Learners choose one optional unit to support their choices in progression to music courses in higher education, and to link with relevant occupational areas. Optional units cover content areas such as:

- Arranging Music
-Composing Music
- Music Promotion
- Solo Performance
- Music Ensembles
- Music Software Skills

Future opportunities

In addition to music sector-specific courses and jobs within Music, this qualification gives learners transferable and higher order skills that are valued by higher education providers and employers.

For example, performance and communication skills, teamwork, and personal vocal/instrumental technique development support some of the skills learners need to progress to higher education, employment, self-employment or training.

The qualification is intended to carry UCAS points and is recognised by higher education providers as contributing to meeting admission requirements for many courses if taken alongside other qualifications as part of a two-year programme of learning, and it combines well with a large number of subjects. It will support entry to higher education courses in a very wide range of disciplines, depending on the subjects taken alongside it.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 16 August 2016

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