Music

Music isn’t just a vocation, it’s a passion that you will have the full opportunity to explore in our brand new facilities at Filey Road.

Our Music courses are available at Level/s 2, 3, 4

Enjoy music workshops with our Industry experts, live performances in our very own venue, recording in one of our professional music studios and Q&A sessions with successful musicians that will give you a great insight into the industry. You will get opportunities to perform at big local events such as the Sci-Fi festival, Pro-surf tour, create your own album or EP and compose for film and video to give you real industry experience.

The courses from Level 2 to Level 4 explore all aspects of the music industry from performance techniques, music technology, composition and music business studies. Live performance, digital production and recording are at the core of what you do as well as mixing, mastering and music promotion and marketing getting you ready for a career in music.

Theoretical aspects are also covered as are developing instrumental skills and using compositional software. Whether you aspire to be centre stage, or are looking at work behind the scenes this course will equip you with the necessary skills to succeed in this exciting, thriving and diverse industry.

English & Maths

If you haven’t achieved a GCSE Grade 4 (C) in English and/or Maths you will be required to either; take a Functional Skills qualification if you have achieved a Grade 1 or 2, or retake the GCSE if you’ve achieved Grade 3. You will be fully supported by our specialist team ahead of taking the exam.

Career Areas

  • Musician
  • Music Teacher
  • Sound Engineer
  • Studio Engineer
  • Music Promoter
  • Agent Manager

HOW IS THIS COURSE ASSESSED?

These courses are assessed through a combination of practical tasks supported by written assignments, which demonstrate skills development.

WHAT NEXT?

We can help you when deciding which course or option you wish to take. During your course we ensure you develop employability skills and gain relevant experience. We provide information, advice and support when completing your course and progressing to work or going into higher education.

When applying for university we can provide support with the UCAS application and Student Finance. Once you’ve received a Level 3 qualification you could progress into employment or further your studies by applying for our Level 4 Artist Development programme