Music Level 3 at Sheffield College
This is a popular music course covering a variety of genres from 1950 to the present day. You have the opportunity to study across a variety of musical disciplines and develop practical skills in performance, composition, sequencing, recording and improvisation.
5 GCSEs at Grade 4 or above including Music and English Language + audition (Alternatives to GCSE Music may be considered, including practical grades from Rock School (4 and above) and ABRSM theory grades (3 and above).
Please note that an audition will be required as part of the interview process.
There is ongoing assessment through course work and assignments.
At The Sheffield College we will always do our best to support you through your studies, to make them as stress free as possible. We have a specialist support team who can give you all the advice you need on all things financial, including what might be available to you, so that you don’t go short and you can concentrate all your efforts into your studies.
If you meet the eligibility criteria we’ll be able to support you with free meals. You’ll get an amount of money that you can use within the college shops and diners per day. This will be added to your student ID card which you will just swipe to purchase items.
Students (including Apprentices) of The Sheffield College who live in South Yorkshire are eligible for a 16–18 Student Pass which entitles pass holders to cheaper travel on buses and trams in South Yorkshire. Pass holders are also entitled to half fare on Northern train services in South Yorkshire.
Learner Support Fund
If you are enrolled with us, you may receive support towards the cost of:
Books and materials
Uniform and equipment
Essential course trips
- DBS checks needed for your course (previously known as CRB)
UCAS registration fee and travel to interviews when applying for university
Where will it lead?
The high level of satisfaction of students taking this course is reflected in the number who choose to progress with us to the Higher National Diploma in Music to help further their studies. Alternatively, the course will help build a strong foundation for those wanting to pursue a career in live sound, sequencing or studio engineering.
There is a £25 studio fee that will enable you access to all of the necessary materials for each year of the course. Course enrichment activities can include trips, visits and sessions by guest speakers to help broaden your studies whilst on the course. You may be entitled to help from the college’s Learner Support Fund with the cost of trips and anything else you need to buy for your course.
Why not come and see for yourself. Visit us on one of our open evenings and meet the people who will be teaching you, have a chat about what the course involves and look round our fantastic facilities where you’ll be learning.
Our City, Hillsborough, Peaks and Olive Grove campuses will be open on the following days:
Thursday 25th October 2018 4pm -7pm
Wednesday 21st November 2018 4pm-7pm
Tuesday 29th January 2019 4pm-7pm
Monday 4th March 2019 4pm-7pm
How to apply
You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.