BTEC Firsts Music (2010)

Here you’ll find support for teaching and studying BTEC Firsts in Music (QCF). Through a combination of practical experience and written assignments, these vocational qualifications provide level 2 learners with the knowledge, skills and understanding needed for a career in the sector.

Units offered include composition, solo and ensemble performance, rehearsal and improvisation, production, recording and DJ technology.

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BTEC Firsts in Music specification
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Qualification type:
BTEC First
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 2 Certificate in Music
Level:
Level 2
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
90
Qualification number (QN):
500/7773/9
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2010
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • 31 August 2014
Last registration:
  • 31 August 2014
Final certification:
  • 31 August 2016

BTEC Firsts in Music specification
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Qualification type:
BTEC First
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 2 Extended Certificate in Music
Level:
Level 2
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
180
Qualification number (QN):
500/7774/0
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2010
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • 31 August 2014
Last registration:
  • 31 August 2014
Final certification:
  • 31 August 2016

BTEC Firsts in Music specification
Download PDF | 1.5 MB
Qualification type:
BTEC First
Qualification title:
Pearson BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Music
Level:
Level 2
Accreditation status:
Accredited
Guided Learning Hours (GLH):
360
Qualification number (QN):
500/7775/2
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2010
Review date: ? This is the date by which we must have decided to extend, withdraw or replace a qualification.
  • 31 October 2015
Last registration:
  • 31 October 2015
Final certification:
  • 31 July 2017
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Jeffery HoleMusic and Music Technology

What will I learn?

BTEC Firsts in Music can help you take your first steps towards a career in the music industry. You’ll learn essential skills from composing music and performing solo or in an ensemble, to producing, recording and DJing.

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