DIGITAL MUSIC PRODUCTION BTEC LEVEL 3
(equivalent to 1 A-level)
Examination Board: Edexcel
Course Leader: Mrs C Lane
Entry Requirements: Minimum 5 GCSEs at Grade 9-4 mainly at Grade 4 or above. Music at Grade 6 or evidence of production skills.
You will learn how to make professional-sounding recordings in a range of different popular musical styles. You will gain hands-on experience in how to use Logic to manage every stage of the production process from sequencing to making multi-track audio recordings and how to use effects processing to create finished tracks.
You will develop your composing skills, using technology to manipulate and control sounds including sampling, synthesis and creative use of audio effects. You will improve your knowledge of music production including how to produce sound for film and commercial music products.
Future Prospects: Many students go on to music production or sound engineering courses.