|Mode of study||HE Full Time|
|Campus||London Road Campus|
|Start date||9 September 2019 Please note that day of week is just an indication at this stage and could be subject to change|
|Tuition Fee||£6,500 Tuition fees stated are the annual cost|
|Course code||FLR4HMT001 (1920)|
64 UCAS points in a related qualification. Level 3 qualification in Music Technology or related subject. Portfolio of work.
This course is centred around developing the skills required for a portfolio career in the music business. If you’re interested in working as a sound engineer, music producer, events organiser, DJ or performer this is the course for you. The course is comprised of core, mandatory and specialist units at either level 4 (HNC) or level 5 (HND). There are several pathways but on all pathways the core units you will complete are:
You will complete 16 units in total on a HND and 8 on a HNC.
On the Technology pathway you will complete units in:
Potential optional units include:
The other pathways include: Music Business, Composition and a General Music pathway.
Your work will be continually assessed throughout the course. The assessment will depend upon the particular module being studied. Typical assessment methods include assignments, developing portfolios, examinations and presentations. Please refer to the Course Specification for information on assessment for this particular course.
Trips: a full or partial contribution to any trips must be made, the cost will vary depending on the details of the trip. Equipment: We highly recommend that you have: Closed back headphones with a quarter inch jack adaptor; Memory stick or hard drive with a high capacity; Journal or note pad and or full day diary.
Progress to the second year of the HND Music Production here at Shrewsbury College or onto the second or third year of a degree course at university or into employment, such as behind the scenes in film and television, radio production, theatre or live music. Become a composer, songwriter, music producer, sound engineer, session musician or event organiser. Work in the business at a record label, or even run your own, work in A&R seeking out the next rising star or in marketing, sales and merchandise or work in the Musicians Union or at a royalty collection agency.
Complete the online application form at www.ucas.com and click on the 'Apply' part of the site. You can then click 'Register/ Log in' to begin the registration process. Shrewsbury College students must register as 'a student at a college' and input our buzzword "Shrewsbury2019". At the course section, select your chosen subject and course provider is Shrewsbury College of Arts and Technology.
HNC in Music Technology
I chose to study at Shrewsbury Colleges Group because of the brilliant resources and teaching. It’s also great doing a HE course closer to home because I am familiar with my surroundings and have all my family and friends nearby. I am aware that there are less women in the music production industry, but I know I have the ability to succeed. I’m excited for females in the music industry because things are changing
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