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BTEC Award in Music at The Priory City of Lincoln academy

Course description

What is this course?

BTEC Award in Music.

This course will ensure you:

  • Develop your performance skills on your chosen instrument;
  • Widen your knowledge of musical styles;
  • Gain a qualification in your talents.


What does the course require of me?

  • To get involved and work hard in your practical sessions.
  • To be organized.
  • To be committed to playing your instrument.
  • To work well in a team and individually.
  • To be creative.
  • To be open to suggestions by looking at different styles of Music.
  • To want to play music!

Future opportunities

If I complete this course which future pathways can I follow?

There is an opportunity to take Music or Music Technology AS /A Level in the Sixth Form, which could lead to a further education course in Music at either university or a music college.  Music related careers are varied and include some of the following: teaching; performance; music industry; television/radio; music librarian; audio engineering; music arranging; music composition; recording engineer; music software development publishing; conducting; film scoring; recording editing; virtual reality sound environments (internet, games, programmes); music therapy.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Priory City of Lincoln academy directly.

Last updated date: 14 July 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years