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Music Practitioners Rockschool Level 2 Extended Certificate at Epping Forest College

Course description

Rockschool Level 2 in Music focusing on performance, instrumental development, composition and music sequencing as well as recording. You will have an audition with your instrument (or voice) before enrolling on the course. Performance experience is not essential but you should be able to sing or play an instrument or be a Music Tech specialist and be able to compose tracks. You should be interested in Music and the Music IndustryYou will have the opportunity to develop your listening and theoretical skills. This is a course for budding and enthusiastic musicians who want to learn from professionals and have big ambition to succeed!

​You will visit venues, go to gigs, take part in our departmental Industry Weeks and perform at a range or internal and external events.

Course content

​Working as a Musical Ensemble Solo Music Skills The Music Industry Being a Band

English and Maths are required life skills. As part of your study programme we will support you towards an A*–C grade at GCSE English and Maths. If you’ve already got these grades, we will work with you to develop your skills further.

As part of your study programme you will be given the opportunity to build skills required for employment through workshops and will be expected to undertake work experience with local businesses, councils or voluntary organisations.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at D or above in English Language or equivalent. OR pass at an appropriate level 1 programme

Assessment

​Assessment will be from a mixture of coursework, rehearsals & performances.

Financial information

Instrument & accessories required You will be provided with a basic stationary from your material fees

Future opportunities

​L3 Music or L3 Music Technology at EFC Students can progress to further study with us and then to a University or Employment as a professional musician

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 11 April 2016
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    • With the perfect location, a breathtaking campus, and a range of high quality facilities, 
      Epping Forest College is the ideal venue to stage your event.

      The College is easily accessed by less then 10 minutes drive from both the M25 and M11 motorways.

      We’re also a 5 minute walk from the London Underground at Debden Station on the Central Line, 
      and we’re a 10 minute cab ride from Chingford Overground rail station.

      Once you arrive at the College there is a free car park with over 250 spaces, 
      as well as designated areas for coaches and other large vehicles.

       

      Once on site you can have access to our catering facilities (subject to agreement) and a range of rooms, 
      from our Theatre, with 264 retractable seats, to a standard classroom.

      We also have full IT support, and can offer rooms with either Macs or PCs running the latest industry-standard software.