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Music BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma or Extended Diploma at Bishop Stopford's School

Course description

BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma Music Equivalent to A2 or BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma Music Equivalent to 3 A Levels.

Full Time Course

This popular course aims to prepare you for a career in the music industry and will develop the skills required for study at higher levels. This is a highly practical course which explores all areas of performance as well as planning for live events. You will be required to participate in live performances and recording as part of this course.

These courses are aimed primarily at students who are interest in developing practical music skills and might be considering a career in the Popular Music Industry. They are very practical courses and are centred around music performance and related activities.

Course content

You will cover selected units over two years, these include the following:

Unit 23     Music Performance Techniques

Unit 33     Solo Music Performance Skills

Unit 40     Working and Developing as a Musical Ensemble

Unit 7       Composing Music

Unit 12     Improvising Music

Unit 21     Music in the Community

Unit 15     Live Music Workshop

Unit 28     Music Theatre Performance

Entry requirements

Candidates need enthusiasm and a passion for music and have either passed GCSE music, BTEC Level 2 music or are able to play an instrument at least Grade 5 standard.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bishop Stopford's School directly.

Last updated date: 16 September 2016

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