Level 3 BTEC National in Music course is a broad-based performance course suitable to students who are already performing in a group or those who want to work in the music industry. The programmes develop the professional and personal skills needed for a range of careers either in, or related to music. They also allow some specialisation from a range of options. This course is run over two years.
Study units include: Music Performance, Theory, Business, Administration, Singing - Solo and Choral, Instrumental Performance.
This is a vocational course which requires team work and commitment. All students take part in work experience programmes and participate in a wide range of performances and visits.
There are no examinations on this course. Qualification is gained through continual assessment.
Students will require 4 GCSE's at C grade or above, a GNVQ Intermediate at Merit or Diploma. Experience in music, instrumental or singing is recommended. Students will need energy and commitment, imagination, creativity, reliability and self-discipline