UAL Level 3 Diploma/Extended Diploma in Music Events and Artists Promotion

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Start September 2018
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Length 2 Years
Site West Durrington Campus Map
Attendance Full time
Course Code FFDDMM

About this Course

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This course is designed for students interested in the marketing, organisation and management support for all forms of music and arts events, including festivals, concerts, gigs and shows or people interested in managing bands or labels.


Students will learn how to plan, advertise, administrate and run music gigs, labels, artists along with theatre and art based events.

 

Entry Requirements

To start on this course you need:


At least 4 GCSEs at grade C/4 or above, preferably including English and maths

or
a Level 2 qualification in a relevant subject (eg Theatre Production, Media or Music Performance), including English and maths requirements.


If English is not your first language, please click here for IELTS requirements.

Course Content

The course is built around real world projects that give students an overview of Music Management.


Project One: Event Management Portfolio

  • Organise, promote and manage and event:
  • Researching and booking a venue.
  • Researching and booking artists
  • Budgeting
  • Live Sound
  • Building a website suitable for music management projects
  • Creating a music culture blog, with music and video playlists
  • Developing promotional materials for events
  • Developing communication and networking skills
  • Music Industry – Areas of the music industry; Festivals, Events,
  • Live Performance
  • Documenting and presenting your work


Project Two: Artist Management Portfolio

  • Creating a press pack
  • Developing and artist profile and promotional material
  • Creating a music release
  • Music Industry - Copyright, Royalties, Management Skills, Press
  • Music Industry and Culture – Your career


Project Three Final Major Project

In this project, students take the ideas they researched and discussed during previous music careers sessions and develop those into a final major project, during which with guidance from tutors they create their own major collaborative project.


Current student projects include examples such as:


  • Setting up a record label
  • Organising a music festival
  • A music journalism blog/magazine


Students who have not achieved grade A-C/9-4 in English and Maths will be required to study the appropriate level as part of their main qualification. GCSEs in English and Maths are part of the core programme of study.


If you have less that grade C in GCSE English or Maths, you will also study that subject at college.

Progression/Career Path

After 1 year, you can achieve a UAL Diploma in Music Performance and Production. This means that you can progress on to the Extended Diploma course (below).


After 2 years, you can achieve a UAL Extended Diploma in Music Performance and Production. This is equivalent to 3 A Levels. This means you can apply for university level courses, including Northbrook's Music Business & Management degree, or seek work in the music and entertainment industry.


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Applications

Apply online or complete the application form obtainable from the College and send it to:

FREEPOST RTKJ-USRT-ARLX
Admissions Office
Northbrook Metropolitan College
Littlehampton Road
Worthing
West Sussex
BN12 6NU

Click here for more information about how to apply and to download an application form

Funding & Financial Support

Age 16-17 starters -You will not have to pay fees on condition you are still under 19 on 31st August in each year of the course.


Age 18+ starters - Some students may have to pay for part of their course. More information»


Click here for further information on financial support»

Entry Requirements

To start on this course you need:


At least 4 GCSEs at grade C/4 or above, preferably including English and maths

or
a Level 2 qualification in a relevant subject (eg Theatre Production, Media or Music Performance), including English and maths requirements.


If English is not your first language, please click here for IELTS requirements.

Course Content

The course is built around real world projects that give students an overview of Music Management.


Project One: Event Management Portfolio

  • Organise, promote and manage and event:
  • Researching and booking a venue.
  • Researching and booking artists
  • Budgeting
  • Live Sound
  • Building a website suitable for music management projects
  • Creating a music culture blog, with music and video playlists
  • Developing promotional materials for events
  • Developing communication and networking skills
  • Music Industry – Areas of the music industry; Festivals, Events,
  • Live Performance
  • Documenting and presenting your work


Project Two: Artist Management Portfolio

  • Creating a press pack
  • Developing and artist profile and promotional material
  • Creating a music release
  • Music Industry - Copyright, Royalties, Management Skills, Press
  • Music Industry and Culture – Your career


Project Three Final Major Project

In this project, students take the ideas they researched and discussed during previous music careers sessions and develop those into a final major project, during which with guidance from tutors they create their own major collaborative project.


Current student projects include examples such as:


  • Setting up a record label
  • Organising a music festival
  • A music journalism blog/magazine


Students who have not achieved grade A-C/9-4 in English and Maths will be required to study the appropriate level as part of their main qualification. GCSEs in English and Maths are part of the core programme of study.


If you have less that grade C in GCSE English or Maths, you will also study that subject at college.

Progression/Career Path

After 1 year, you can achieve a UAL Diploma in Music Performance and Production. This means that you can progress on to the Extended Diploma course (below).


After 2 years, you can achieve a UAL Extended Diploma in Music Performance and Production. This is equivalent to 3 A Levels. This means you can apply for university level courses, including Northbrook's Music Business & Management degree, or seek work in the music and entertainment industry.


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Applications

Apply online or complete the application form obtainable from the College and send it to:

FREEPOST RTKJ-USRT-ARLX
Admissions Office
Northbrook Metropolitan College
Littlehampton Road
Worthing
West Sussex
BN12 6NU

Click here for more information about how to apply and to download an application form

Funding & Financial Support

Age 16-17 starters -You will not have to pay fees on condition you are still under 19 on 31st August in each year of the course.


Age 18+ starters - Some students may have to pay for part of their course. More information»


Click here for further information on financial support»