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Music PerformanceLevel 3 Extended Diploma

This course will develop your performance skills to enable you to progress to further studies.

Course details


This course will advance your skills and enable you to go on to further study.

What's covered?

  • arranging
  • composing
  • improvising music
  • listening skills for musicians
  • planning a music project
  • working and developing as a music ensemble
  • music performance session styles and techniques
  • music theory and harmony
  • singing and performance techniques
  • maths and English

How will my work be assessed?

  • practical assessments and live performances
  • coursework and presentations

What can I do after this?

  • higher education at university or college, including our BA (Hons) Music Performance, Production and Composition at University Centre Southend
  • four GCSEs at grade four/grade C or above, including maths and English, or
  • Music Performance Level 2 Extended Certificate plus maths and English at grade four/grade C or above, or equivalent
  • successful attendance at interview event

Open Event - Southend Campus

Wednesday, 09 October 2019

Thursday, 14 November 2019

Tuesday, 17 March 2020

Our Southend Campus is located next to Southend Central train station and offers A-level courses and an impressive range of vocational subjects in realistic work environments using cutting-edge technology.


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  • Venue Southend Campus
  • Starts Wednesday, September 4, 2019
  • Attendance Full time
  • Duration 2 years
  • Provision School leavers
  • Cost Free
  • Cost details FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment
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