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Music BTEC Extended Diploma Level 3 at Gloucestershire College

Course description

This course focuses on the rapid development of the field of music, concentrating particularly on the practical elements.

Course content

You will study

  • the context of music and associated imagery in the media
  • acoustics
  • professional practice
  • composition
  • orchestration.

Entry requirements

You will need to have 4-5 GCSE's at A* to C Grade including English and Maths.

Future opportunities

You can move on to a higher education course specialising in music, either at Gloucestershire College or a university of your choice.

Alternatively you may want to seek employment within the industry.

Further information

Full details regarding fees and entitlement to fee waivers can be obtained from student services.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 31 March 2016
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    • Our buzzing Gloucester campus is set in a prime location in the heart of the City, beside the historic Gloucester Docks which sees regular food festivals throughout the year and the Tall Ships Festival. 

      Gloucester campus facilities include:

      • Campus shop
      • Construction Street
      • Dance studio
      • Dining room
      • Enterprise lab
      • Health and social care ward
      • Library with online access and resources
      • Nursery
      • Sports hall
      • Starbucks counter
      • Theatre
      • TV and music recording studios