Music Performance and Production Arts - UAL Level 2 Diploma


Music Performance and Production Arts - UAL Level 2 Diploma

About the course

Aged 16-18 with a passion for live performance and music production? This hands-on one-year course will give you the ideal introduction to the skills and techniques required to progress to Level 3 further education, or take your first steps as a live performer, recording artist or producer.

You will need:

  • 4 GCSEs Grade 3 or above
  • A good reference from a school, employer or sponsor
  • To attend an interview and audition prior to full enrolment
  • For international students, equivalent overseas qualifications will be considered

Our course has been carefully designed to give you the best experience and opportunities to develop your skills as a musician, and prepare as a professional for the music industry.  

This is a diverse course that covers a variety of modules including:

• Live Music Performance 

• Composition & Songwriting 

• Music Production & Technology 

• Job Roles & The Music Industry 

• Live Events & Stage Management 

• Marketing & Promotion 

• Professional Development


4. Assessment

You will be assessed through a variety of practical projects that include 

• Performing musical styles at internal and external venues

• Producing your own musical ideas and compositions

• Running live music events

• Creating marketing materials such as posters and flyers

• Presenting your ideas

• Working with others and collaboration

• Written coursework 


Students who successfully complete the course to Merit or Distinction grade can gain entry to one of the Level 3 qualifications offered at the College. 

This course provides a wide variety of transferable skills and experience required to start a career in the performing or production arts industry.


Course information

Start date
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09 September 2019

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Course level
Level 2
Course code
Start date
End date
35 Weeks
Business, Arts and Technology
Class Type
Full time
Student Type
School Leavers

All full-time courses are FREE to UK and EU residents aged 16-18 on 31 August in their first year of study.

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