level 2 diploma MUSIC PRODUCTION & business (FULL-TIME)

The Rhythm Studio’s Level 2 Diploma in Music Technology & Business in partnership with Kensington & Chelsea College is designed to equip students with the skills for a career in the music industry. Through practical work you will discover the processes involved in creating and producing the music you love. Units include Music Sequencing & Production, Organising A Music Event, Podcast Production and Remixing. You will also learn what successful music professionals are doing now, as well as looking at how the industry has changed in the digital age and how it might develop in the future. 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

You will need: five GCSEs at grade D (including Maths and English) or a Level 1 qualification and appropriate functional skills grades. Entry onto the course is subject to a successful interview. 

RECOMMENDED PRIOR LEARNING

Applicants should have prior music experience and a portfolio of music-making activity, and may have related Entry Level, Level 1 or Level 2 qualifications. 

HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED?

You will be assessed through a combination of practical work, written assignments and group projects.

WHAT QUALIFICATIONS WILL I RECEIVE?

A nationally recognised RSL Level 2 Diploma for Music Practitioners, equivalent to four GCSEs (grades A*-C) or a BTEC First Diploma

COURSE TIMETABLE

The course is full time and will involve classes on 4 days per week over the course of three terms. Students will attend guest lectures that take place throughout the year.

STUDY PROGRAMME

In addition to the course units that make up your main qualification, students get assistance with Maths and English, alongside career advice and preparation for the world of work. All aspects of the course are tailored so that they are relevant to you as an emerging music professional. 

COURSE FEES

If you are aged 16-18 years on 1st September of the academic year, and you have been resident in the UK / EU for the previous 3 years you will be entitled to free tuition. Adults aged 19+ enrolment is based on payment of fees, however you may be entitled to a concessionary fee. Full fees for Level 2 courses are £2,895 (UK/EU students) / £8,500 (non-EU students).

You can view full details of fees and concessions on the Kensington & Chelsea College website.