Music Production & Studio Recording Level 3 Extended (17/18)

The Level 3 Extended Diploma in Music Production & Studio Recording is a highly popular, industry-lead course, which offers learners the opportunity to develop the creative skills and knowledge to define a career in the ever-expanding fields of studio recording, studio production and live sound for concert and theatre. Learners study under the close guidance of staff, many of whom have years of production and recording experience and still maintain direct links to the industry. Learners are encouraged to use the studios and production suites for as many hours as it is possible to book for both course and personal projects. The course covers all aspects of recording and live sound focussing on hands-on-experience. Using state-of-the-art equipment, learners are given many opportunities to learn, experience and practise all the skills that are fundamental to this exciting career path. There are also opportunities for developing compositional skills across a variety of styles to include learning how to create film and documentary soundtracks. Learners are encouraged to listen and develop production knowledge across a broad spectrum of music. The course is aimed at learners of all ages and levels of experience that have an interest or background in music creation, music recording, live sound and music production. It is not specific to any particular genre. During your time with us you will study across our 3 iMac Music Production Suites and two professional Digital Recording Studios. We are an approved Steinberg Training Centre and are able to offer a wide variety of resources from industry standard manufacturers such as; Apple, Steinberg, Native Instruments, EMU, Korg, Yamaha and Tascam.

    4 GCSEs at grade C or above No prior music or production experience is required
  • Where does this course lead to?
    Many of our learners progress on to our HND in Creative Music Technology or onto other University courses.
  • What Qualifications will be Gained?
    Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma for Music Practitioners (1 Year) Level 3 Extended Diploma for Music Practitioners (2 Year)
  • Other Information:
    The course can be studied as a 1 year 90 credit subsidiary, which can allow mature students (19+) a quicker entry route onto our HND in Creative Music Technology.
  • Exam Board:
    Course related careers include: Recording Engineer Live Sound Engineer Music Producer Music Composer Sound Designer Record Label Management Artist Management


Start Date : Sept 2017 End Date : July 2018 Fee : N/A
Day : Monday Time : The course is run across four days Monday – Thursday. Fee Description : N/A Duration : 1 Year
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