Introduction to the course

You will be progressing from a level 1 or equivalent course to study media at an intermediate level. You will be required to work at a semi-independent level.

You will learn basic skills in:




Liver Performance


You will use equipment and software such as:

Apple Macs



Midi Keyboards

Recording studio


Mixing Desks

There are opportunities to participate in live performances and you will study topics related to the music industry. Visits, trips and work experience are compulsory.


Unit 1: Introduction to

music performance

Unit 2: Introduction to

music production

Unit 3; Listening skills for

music performance

and production

Unit 4: Exploring music


Unit 5: Contextual research

for music performance

and production

Unit 6: Music performance

skills and practice

Unit 7: Music production

skills and practice

Unit 8: Music performance

and production project

How is the course taught?

Teaching is in a classroom through a series of seminars, lectures and workshops.

How will I be assessed?

You are assessed through practical observation and written assignments.

What does it lead to?

You could progress on to a Level 3 course at the College or go straight into employment in the recording industry.

Employer's Benefit

For an employer the course is designed to provide specialist work-related content which focuses on music production and the music industry. Including sequencing, live music recording, and soundtrack production for TV and film, covering all of the key knowledge and practical skills required in these areas.

Course Details

Location Start Date - End Date - Study Mode
Tottenham Centre 2 Sep 2019 - 3 Jul 2020 - Daytime

Course Code: DP2MMPP1 / 19DA11A

Information on course fees

If you are aged 16 - 18:
Courses are free up to Level 3

If you are over 18, fees may apply:
This course is FREE if you fulfil the entry requirements, complete an Eligibility Residency Assessment, and if working, provide a copy of your latest payslip.

Information on how to apply
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