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Music

Hertford Regional College

UCAS Code: ALTK | Higher National Diploma - HND

Entry requirements


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48

48 UCAS points generated from a music vocational qualification or A Level. English and Maths requirement grade [4] or [C]. (Resit classes for English and Maths will be arranged alongside your Music HND if requirement is not met).

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About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2022

This course will develop your musicianship, understanding of music technology and the music business, preparing you for employment in the industry. You will be taught by experienced professionals in state of the art facilities, including professional recording studios and iMac suites, live rehearsal spaces and live venues, including an onsite theatre. You will have opportunities to collaborate on the production of music videos, television shows, gigs, events, film soundtracks and live musical theatre performances. On completing you will have a recognised qualification which provides the option to top up and progress to the final year of a full BA Hons degree at a university.

Modules

Year One Modules
- The Music Industry
- Marketing and Promotion for Musicians
- Professional Development
- Creative Synthesis Techniques
- Music and Sound for Picture
- Performance
- Songwriting
- Sound Design Fundamentals

Year Two Modules
- Creative Research Project
- Mixing and Mastering
- Advanced Performance Skills
- Creative Portfolio
- Composing to a Brief
- Advanced Composition Using Technology
- Working in Music Education
- Developing as an Artist

** Modules are subject to change **

Assessment methods

HND assessment is awarded on a Pass, Merit and Distinction method.
- Practical Assessment / Performance
- Creative Digital Material
- Presentations
- Portfolio
- Written Assessment
- Tutor Observations
- Industry research

Tuition fees

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England
£6,165
per year
Northern Ireland
£6,165
per year
Scotland
£6,165
per year
Wales
£6,165
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Broxbourne

Department:

Media

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