Music Production & Business

Develop a wide range of music production skills including beat making, live performance, composition, keyboard skills, music theory, recoding, mixing, use of effects and DAWs (Digital Audio Workstations) as well as gaining a solid understanding of the music industry and business

SoundSkool understands that in today’s music industry versatility and broad knowledge are important to build a success career. As a SoundSkool student, you will benefit from the experience of our highly skilled professional production tutors.

During the course, you will develop a portfolio of your own work, including working to actual industry production briefs, have opportunities to collaborate with singers & rappers and work with sound for moving image and folio. You will also attend master classes hosted by leading figures from across the music industry.

Course Information- Level 1

What Qualifications will I achieve?

  • Level 1 RSL (Rock School)- Extended certificate
  • GCSE or Functional Skills in English and Maths if you have not achieved grade 4 or above in these subjects.
  • Two weeks of work experience

Qualification Entry Criteria- Level 1
No formal qualifications needed, just a passion for music.


Course Information- Level 2

What Qualifications will I achieve?

  • Level 2 RSL (Rock School)- Extended certificate
  • GCSE or Functional Skills in English and Maths if you have not achieved grade 4.
  • Two weeks of work experience

Qualification Entry Criteria- Level 1
Completed and passed a Level 1 qualification or 5 GCSEs at Grade 1 to 3.

Age Entry Criteria Levels 1&2
You must be a minimum age of 16 or maximum age of 18 on 1st September 2017.

Key Dates- Level 1&2
Start: September 2017
Complete: July 2018
Commitment: 3-4 days per week depending on GCSE English & Maths qualification achieved.