Performance Skills NCFE Level 3 Diploma at Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy
You will study three mandatory courses looking at everything from preparing for an audition to rehearsing and performing. The course also looks at individual development on an instrument, working within a ensemble and managing your own concert, to name but a few options available.
Previous study at GCSE would be an advantage, though not essential. Ability to play a chosen instrument/voice at least grade 4/5 is required. Due to the written element of the course good research and English skills are required.
Students are assessed over 7 units. Three mandatory units and 4 chosen from a selection. The units include the many attributes required to be a successful musician, performer and/or composer.
Obviously, job in the music sector from performer to studio engineer and song writer are accessible from this course. But the key skills of confidence, communication, research and development and self-motivation and time management are key skills which are transferrable and respected in all career pathways.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy directly.