Music Technology

If you have an interest in music and how it’s produced, then this course is ideal for you. It is designed to increase your knowledge and understanding of music production software, commercial music and recording techniques.


You will develop and apply theory and practical skills through learning how to mix, master and produce your own music in Logic Pro, how to record live instruments, and creatively using digital audio. You will also develop an understanding of studio roles.

You do not need to be a performer to complete this course, but an enjoyment of music and a willingness to compose music are a must.

Careers

With this qualification, you can move into virtually any area in the music industry from studio production to live sound, even acoustic design.

Exam Board

Pearson (Edexcel)

Entry criteria

Grade 4 in English and Maths, plus three further GCSEs at grade 4

Assessment

40% Coursework, 35% Practical Examination, 25% Written Examination

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