Level 3 Diploma in Music Performance

Arts, Media and Publishing

Arts, Media and Publishing
Arts, Media and Publishing
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code R02SPL3MPR101
Qualification Type National Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


If you are passionate about performing live and gaining the knowledge to work within the music industry, then the Level 3 in Music Performance is the right course for you. While studying at college, you will learn about the music industry, music theory and performance.

You will develop your performance skills by undertaking a number of performance projects culminating in a series of live public performances. This course is one or two years long; following completion of year one (Level 3 Diploma in Music Performance and production) you can progress to year 2 to achieve the full Level 3 Extended Diploma in Music Performance and Production.


You will study a range of topics including:
  • Ensemble and solo performance
  • Music theory and harmony
  • Music business
  • Sequencing and recording
  • Music and society

How will it be delivered?

Your course assessments may include:
  • Practical assessments
  • Course work
  • Performances
  • Presentations

Your next steps...

  • BA (Hons) in Popular Music Performance and Production at UCR in Rotherham
  • A degree course at another establishment