Red Tape Central

BTEC Level 3 Study Programme (Extended Diploma in Music Technology)

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Red Tape Central
Level 3

Course Description

Course Length:

Two years full time (one year version also available)


Suitable For:

Learners over the age of 16 on August 31st 2015


Entry Requirements:

Five GCSEs (A-C including Maths & English) and an access course that can be completed at Red Tape Studios. Students are selected on merit and an interview is required prior to course start.


16-19 year olds:

Study here for two years (the BTEC Extended Diploma in Music Technology is the core qualification of our 2 year study programme) to earn up to 420 UCAS points.


The course:

The BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Music Technology is an internationally recognised qualification which is valued by employers and universities. Students may go into careers such as music production, broadcasting, multimedia, TV/video/film, sound engineering and DJing or progress into higher education.


This is a practical work related 18-unit course that includes: Studio Production; Computer Technology for Music; MIDI Sequencing and vital Music Business information. The course also includes study in Production Analysis and Composition. The individual will be required to complete an assignment for each of the units.


This course is equivalent to 3 A-levels and up to 420 UCAS points. This course can lead to progression into Higher Education or University.


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Enquire about this course: BTEC Level 3 Study Programme (Extended Diploma in Music Technology)

About You

Please note that due to HM Government funding rules, we need to know your age to check your eligibility for our courses. If you would like to find out more, please contact us


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Red Tape Central

50 Shoreham Street


S1 4SP

T: +44 (0) 114 2761151



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