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Diploma in Music Performance and Production (QCF) Level 2 at Broadstairs College

Course description

You will learn many transferable skills including: working in the industry, creating a production, crewing for live gigs, exploring computer systems used by performers and technicians, exploring composition and content creation, performance skills and professional development.Units will focus on both ensemble and solo playing, gig set-up and working in the industry. The Study Programme also contains additional challenges in the form of community-based activities. Our new £3.3m Creative Industries Centre includes a theatre, digital media suite and music performance spaces, helping you to develop skills and training in digital industries as well as other creative areas.You will need to demonstrate your ability to play an instrument or perform a vocal piece.

Course content

You will learn many transferable skills including: working in the industry, creating a production, crewing for live gigs, exploring computer systems used by performers and technicians, exploring composition and content creation, performance skills and professional development.Units will focus on both ensemble and solo playing, gig set-up and working in the industry. The Study Programme also contains additional challenges in the form of community-based activities. Our new £3.3m Creative Industries Centre includes a theatre, digital media suite and music performance spaces, helping you to develop skills and training in digital industries as well as other creative areas.You will need to demonstrate your ability to play an instrument or perform a vocal piece.

Entry requirements

4 Ds or 3s including English and maths or a relevant full level 1.

Assessment

Assessment will be through a combination of practical, written, and presentation assignments. This is a mainly practical course with written work as supporting evidence, and assessments based on practical work skills.

Future opportunities

On successful completion, you could progress on to our Level 3 programme in Music Performance.Alternatively, you could seek employment in the recording and performance industry, or in arts administration.

Further information

Please note that for applications for the 19/20 academic year the EKC Group is using a new online system and you will be required to register and track your application using this system. You will receive an e-mail informing you of this and what to do next. You will be using the EKC Enterprise platform. Please go to https://www.ekcgroup.ac.uk/colleges/how-apply for further information about this new system.

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: 05 February 2019
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Course code: B00095/1/1-83
  • Web url: www.EKCGroup.ac.uk
  • Number of planned places: 20

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