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Music Performance & Production Diploma Level 2

Subject Area
Performance & Production
Start Date
September 2023
Study Mode
1 Year
Level 2

This is a highly practical course designed to introduce students to a range of skills including the basics of studio recording and performance. You will learn by completing a range of projects and assignments based on realistic industry situations.

Entry requirements

A minimum of 3 GCSE subjects at grade 3 ideally including English and Maths.

What will I study?

You will study a range of units which include:

  • Introduction to Music Performance
  • Introduction to Music Production
  • Listening Skills for Music Performance and Production
  • Exploring Music Composition
  • Contextual Research for Performance and Production
  • Performance Skills and Practice
  • Production Skills and Practice
  • Music Performance and Production Project

The course is also designed to run alongside maths and English study programmes if required.

Additional costs
There is a student contribution of £25 which goes towards some trips, visiting speakers, workshops and additional equipment during the course.

Method of delivery

You will typically be in College three days per week. All units will be taught in a classroom/workshop environment. Students will also study English and maths where relevant.

How will I be assessed?

This course is assessed through coursework and performances.

Good course combinations

This is a full-time course. It is not possible to combine this course with other Vocational, Apprenticeship or A Level programmes.

Your next steps

This course is a good stepping stone to the Level 3 Extended Diplomas in Music, Performing Arts, Acting, Musical Theatre, Dance or Production Arts.

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