Gateshead College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This programme is aimed at musicians, programmers, technologists and producers who want to understand the whole production process, from composing to arranging to recording to distribution. Upon successful completion you will achieve a BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Music (Production).
The curriculum is designed to encourage you to pursue entrepreneurial activities. We want you to leave us with a CV packed with experience and an impressive portfolio to place you in an ideal position to launch your music career. On the way you’ll learn how to sharpen your technical skills, work professionally with clients and apply your musical skills and your understanding of music technology to production projects.
Please note: Whilst every effort is made to run advertised programmes, this programme will run subject to learner recruitment numbers.
For full terms and conditions, and information on our complaints procedure, please visit http://www.gateshead.ac.uk/your-rights/
•Practical music production using our in-house production suites
•How to make and sell music
•How to work with and learn from industry professionals
•How to build a portfolio of high quality work
•An understanding of sound technology and theory
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
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A relevant Level 3 qualification (Eg. BTEC Extended Diploma in Music Technology).
We will consider applicants who do not have a relevant qualification but who have the equivalent experience and knowledge of music production and technology systems and software, confirmed via an interview.
A working knowledge of music production and technology systems and software to Level 3 standard is desirable.
We welcome applications from mature students without these qualifications but with relevant experience.
Additional entry requirements
Fees and funding
|England||£5,995 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£5,995 *||Year 1|
|Scotland||£5,995 *||Year 1|
|Wales||£5,995 *||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.