North Lindsey College
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North Lindsey College
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Level 3 Extended Diploma for Music Practitioners

Course Overview

Awarded by Rock School Ltd, this specialist music qualification is worth three A Levels and is the key to an exciting career. Throughout the course, you’ll develop your performance and production skills, providing you with the knowledge to rise up to the challenges of the modern music industry. The course is practical and throughout your course you’ll have the opportunity to perform regularly at College events and external venues.

Units you may study include:
Rehearsal skills
Sound reinforcement
Live music performance
Recorded music performance
Session musician skills
Live sound recording
Studio sound recording
Employability skills

Ideally at least 5 GCSEs at grade 9-5 or A*-C including English and Maths or a Level 2 qualification, but this is subject to discussion at your interview. If you haven’t already achieved a GCSE grade 5 or grade C in English or Maths, then you will study either GCSE or Functional Skills English or Maths alongside your other qualifications.

Students may have the opportunity to study additional subjects and participate in sporting, social or enterprising activities. Examples of the various activities will be made available to you by your tutors; opportunities are varied and change each year.

We plan to offer work experience, employer talks, employer visits and other employer involvement in all our programmes.

After completing your course you could progress on to study music at a specialist university. Alternatively, you could progress straight into employment in a music-related field. In the future you could become a musician, sound producer, sound engineer or technician. You could even go on to work behind the scenes supporting performers or become the next big thing. Your opportunities are endless!

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    • Course Title

      Level 3 Extended Diploma for Music Practitioners

    • Start Date


    • Full Time – Typically Sept-Jun delivery

    • Duration

      1-2 Years

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