2020 Programme - Prof Diploma in Music
Arts, Media and Publishing
What will you be working towards?
||Creative Music Performance & Production- Foundation Diploma
The UAL Level 4 Professional Diploma in Creative Music Performance and Production offers an exciting opportunity for musicians, singers, producers, or composers to develop their skills in a vibrant industry modelled environment in preparation for Higher Education or employment. The qualification is designed to provide musicians or producers with the platform to build on or refine their practical skills, developing their personal subject specialisms towards the standards expected of professional practitioners. Trainees will develop the independent, resourceful, and �can do� approach required of modern creative professionals, meeting the demanding standards of the sector. � Our Study Programme includes opportunities for you to develop your English and Maths skills as required. You may be expected to complete either functional skills or GCSE qualifications as part of your course depending on your GCSE results. All assignments are modelled on professional practice. Students will be required to Pass all three units to gain the qualification: � Unit 1: Applied Professional Practice � Unit 2: Specialist Performance Technique � Unit 3: Specialist Performance Project Units 1 and 2 are graded Pass only. The overall qualification is graded based on Unit 3 and is graded as Fail, Pass, Merit or Distinction.
How will it be delivered?
Project Proposals, portfolios and projects. Assessment will be against the specified UAL marking criteria. Student work will be internally assessed, internally and externally moderated through a students� portfolio of evidence against the learning outcomes. Final assessment unit is graded Pass, Merit, or Distinction and will determine the overall grade for the Professional Diploma.
Applicants should be 18 years or over by August 31st, have a minimum of 4 GCSEs grade 9 to 4 (or A to C). They will also require a relevant qualification at level 3 such as an Extended Diploma (UAL or Btec), �A� Levels, apprenticeship etc. Applicants wi
Your next steps...
Higher Education / university. Career progression into the creative industries. Careers : Freelance Musician Composer/producer for visual media Audio/sound technician