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RSL Level 3 Diploma: Music (Business) NEW at Loughborough College

Course description

This level 3 Rockschool course will equip you with a set of music industry skills at a higher level. You will choose from one of four pathways: performance, technology, business or composition.

You will study modules tailored to your chosen pathway, preparing for further study or a career in the music industry. Assessments include performance, written work and presentations.

Our high-quality facilities will allow you to carry out your studies in a professional setting, giving you experience in using recording equipment, rehearsal spaces and industry-standard hardware and software.

Course content

In this level 3 music diploma you will study.

Year 1

  • Evolution of the Record Industry
  • Getting Work in Music
  • Live Sound (Front of House)
  • Music Sequencing and Production
  • Radio Podcast Production
  • Music Rehearsal Skills
  • Live Music Performance
  • Practical Harmony Application (Chords and Progressions)
Year 2
  • Music Marketing
  • Listening to Music
  • Contextualising Music
  • Composing Music (Styles)
  • Improving Instrumental Musicianship
  • Studio Sound Mixing
  • Studio Sound Recording
  • Music Sequencing and Production (Media)

Assessment will be ongoing through assignments set throughout the year. You will be creating assignment evidence in written work, presentations etc. You will also be assessed in rehearsal and development, recording and performing. Your creative and investigative work throughout will be assessed

Entry requirements

Entry requirements are 5 GCSE’s or equivalent at Grade 4 or above including English (and ideally Maths).

Future opportunities

Students who successfully complete this course can progress on to a university level qualification.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, come and visit us at one of ourOpen Days at Loughborough College or contact us at StudentRecruitment@loucoll.ac.uk.

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.

Last updated date: 02 October 2018
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      We have lots of different courses from A Levels to vocational programmes, Apprenticeships and Degrees and you will have the opportunity to gain practical industry related skills while you study.