Qualification:

BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate

Entry requirements:    

Five GCSE Grade 4s including Maths & English Language.

What is it?    

Explore your passion for music with learning digital techniques and tricks of the trade. The course is ideal for someone who would like to study how music is created in the digital age and use this knowledge to create their own work.

Why choose this subject at BSFC?    

The College has a brand new, custom-designed Wolfson Sound Studio, with a mixing studio and adjacent live room with all the equipment you need to work on honing your production skills.

What will I study?    

Units on the course include: Music & sound for media; DAW production; Creative & synthesis & sampling; Commercial music production; Remixing & reworking / Mixing & mastering techniques.

How will I be assessed?    

33% externally set assessment; 67% on-going coursework, projects and practical work.

How will this subject prepare me for the world of work?  

The qualification can prepare you for both further study in music production or for direct employment in entry roles in the industry such as studio assistants, junior sound designers and remixers.

Exam Board:

Pearson Edexcel

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