Exam Board: Edexcel
BTEC Music gives you the opportunity to develop sector specific knowledge and skills in a practical learning environment. The main focus is on four areas of equal importance, which cover the:
Component 1: Exploring music products and styles (30% of the qualification / 36 GLH)
Component 2: Music skills development (30% of the qualification / 36 GLH)
Component 3: Responding to a commercial music brief (40% of the qualification / 48 GLH)
After completing the course, you can continue on to further vocational and academic study at Level 2 and Level 3, as well as apprenticeships and traineeships. The transferable skills you will master during your studies such as self-reflection, communication, teamwork and problem-solving will also support your progress.