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Music Technology A-Level at Churchill Academy and Sixth Form

Course description

Students experience all three main music technology disciplines of sequencing, recording and listening. In addition, the course also offers arrangement work in Year 12 and composition at Year 13. The course therefore builds upon the skills developed in BTEC Music Technology course. Listening work is based around the development of music technology over the past 60 years.

Course content

Year 12

  • Task 1A - Sequencing
  • Task 1B - Recording
  • Task 1C - Creative Sequenced Arrangement

Year 13

  • Task 1A - Sequenced Integrated Performance
  • Task 1B - Recording
  • Task 1C - Composing using Music Technology

Entry requirements

5 A* - C at GCSE

B grade in GCSE music or Merit at BTEC

Future opportunities

This course can lead to further study in Music Technology at undergraduate level. It can further lead to a job as Music therapist, Musician, Secondary/Primary school teacher, Sound technician, broadcasting/film/video, Arts administrator Broadcast engineer, Community arts worker, Event organiser, Radio broadcast assistant, Radio producer or Theatre stage manager, Recording Engineer, Live Sound Engineer, working for a Record Company, multi-media industry.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Churchill Academy and Sixth Form directly.

Last updated date: 14 September 2016

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years