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Level 2 Award in Media (Audio) and Music (Music Technology)

Course Code: C2565
Campus: Millfield
Week Commencing: 11 Sep 17
End Date: 23 Jun 18

This one year full-time Level 2 programme has been developed to enable learners to introduce the skills and knowledge relevant to the audio technologies used in the music and media industries. These courses provide a theory and practical based qualification which will enable progression to further study or training. This course is designed to give you an introduction into the music and media sectors sector and includes audio and video media skills, sound and music recording, the music and media industries and music sequencing. The qualification is equivalent to three GCSEs. The core units provide a broad overview of the music and media sectors while the optional units build on this by providing a more in-depth exploration of production techniques. The course is assessed through a variety of assignments, case studies, presentations and individual and team projects. If required, you will also undertake Essential Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and ICT.  The combination of Essential Skills, and the BTEC and OCR qualifications will provide the necessary 4 GCSE’s to provide progression to Level 3.

This programme will also include a range of additional enrichment and technical development components to enhance your employability.

This course session is currently closed for enrolment/applications – it may be offered at a later date – please continue to check our website for updates.

Entry Requirements

Requirements are pre-defined by the College’s admissions criteria which are outlined at the beginning of this document.


Tuition Fee


All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.

Important Information

The two Level 2 qualifications and successful completion of the Essential Skills components prepares you for entry level employment and provides a good foundation to progress to Level 3 Extended Diplomas in Creative Media Production or Music Technology or a wide range of disciplines.

Contact Information

Tele: 02890265394/5033

Email: [email protected]