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Music BTEC Level 3 at Marriotts School

Course description

  • Unit 1 Music performance brief
  • Unit 4 Music compositional brief
  • Unit 5 Professional Practice in the Music industry
  • Unit 9 Composing music.

Entry requirements

Students must have Music GCSE or BTEC Level 2 Merit or Distinction, they also must play a musical instrument (which includes the voice) and have a willingness to perform in public.


There are three main forms of assessment: external, internal and synoptic.

The styles of external assessment are: 1) examination based and 2) set tasks where learners take the assessment during a defined window.

Future opportunities

BTEC Music could lead you into careers as a performer; composer; sound engineer; ICT music technician; music journalism; teaching. Music reveals creativity and commitment within the individual that is highly desirable to all employers.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Marriotts School directly.

Last updated date: 21 February 2017
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