KS4 Curriculum - NCFE Level 2
Level 2 Technical Award in Music Technology
This qualification enables learners to develop skills, knowledge and understanding of the music technology industry. It’s suitable for learners who are motivated and challenged by learning through hands-on experiences. The qualification will allow learners to gain practical skills in creating music using technology.
This qualification is aimed at 14-16 year olds with an interest in music production and recording and is designed to sit alongside GCSEs in the Key Stage 4 curriculum. It’s a vocational qualification equivalent to GCSE at grades A*-C.
The qualification provides an introduction to the music technology industry and enables learners to acquire, develop and apply the skills and knowledge required for further academic and/or vocational study.
The course will consist of using digital audio workstations, creating music and sound creation, as well as learning how to record and produce music.