MAS Records Artist Development Programme Level 2

This course aims to help you to obtain a flexible, vocationally relevant suite of popular music qualifications to develop the skills, knowledge and attitude required to enable you to embark on a successful career within the rewarding music industry.

The MAS Records support network for the course has evolved to include promotions at SXSW, Texas (the world's largest music conference), plus visits from top music industry speakers and live events at the Birmingham O2 Academy.

The course runs during evenings and weekends at rehearsal centres across the UK, in Kidderminster, Stourbridge, Birmingham, Walsall, Wolverhampton, Bristol, Leeds, Liverpool, Bath, Oxford and Southampton.

 

  • What will be studied

    A wide range of units will be studied throughout the course, including composing music, music event organisation, music marketing, live sound recording, music rehearsal skills, live music performance, recorded music performance and instrumental study.

  • What are the entry requirements?

    5 GCSEs at grade 4 (formerly grade C) or above, which should ideally include English and Maths, alternatively completion of a Level 2 qualification in the subject area, with an overall Merit profile. A passion for the subject and the potential to work independently and with others, is essential. You will need to attend an interview and an audition or present a portfolio of work appropriate to the subject area. During this process, individual circumstances where learners do not fully meet the entry requirements may be considered.

  • Where does this course lead to?

    Further education opportunities include HND in Music Industry Management, Level 3 RSL Diploma for Music Practitioners, or a BA (Hons) in Music Industry Management. Employment opportunities include Artist Managers, Events Promotors and Music Performers.

  • What qualifications will be gained?

    RSL Level 2 Subsidiary Diploma for Music Practitioners

  • How will this course be delivered?

    The course runs during evenings and weekends at rehearsal centres across the UK, in Kidderminster, Stourbridge, Birmingham, Walsall, Wolverhampton, Bristol, Leeds, Liverpool, Bath, Oxford and Southampton.

  • How will I be assessed?

    There is a high emphasis on practical work. A large number of the units are assessed practically.

  • How to get a place?

    Please apply online.

  • Other Information:

    Payment for tours, trips, visits and workshops (optional). Instruments and microphones are essential.

  • WHAT CAN I DO NEXT?

    Further education opportunities include HND in Music Industry Management, Level 3 RSL Diploma for Music Practitioners, or a BA (Hons) in Music Industry Management. Employment opportunities include Artist Managers, Events Promotors and Music Performers.

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