BTEC Music Technology

Exam Board: BTEC - Pearson Edexcel

How does the qualification provide employability skills?  

Nurture your creative flair while you develop your skills across a wide range of contexts including the art of film composition and computer music performance. You will also explore the music industry as a whole, as well as learning personal project-management and relevant business skills. Developing your skills and harnessing your creativity is the priority of the course. You will cover the fundamentals of studio production as well as how to be creative with sound using industry standard equipment. Discover how pivotal sound is within the world we live in.

You will create music and foley for film and games as well as learn how professionals create soundtracks for blockbuster films. Learn about the producers who pioneered recording and how technology has evolved both in the studio and on stage.
Take part in community music projects, working with local clients and completing location recordings as well as understand how new technology is changing the music industry.

Learn a wide range of practical skills and techniques within our professional in-house recording studio. Discover how to manipulate audio and MIDI with Logic Pro X to remix and rework tracks as well as how to make money in the industry.

The course allows you to develop your self-confidence and presentation skills as well as the ability to work in groups, all of which are highly regarded by employers and higher education.