Course Info

16 - 19
Performing Arts and Music
  • creative
  • music

Course Overview

This course is designed to give learners a technical understanding of sound production. Learners produce live radio broadcasts and learn to mix and edit sound for a variety of applications and media through practical projects that develop their audio production skills.

Topics include:

  • Sound Editing
  • Radio Production
  • Sound Recording
  • Live Radio Broadcasting
  • Sound Mixing

Course Highlights

The course provides a broader sector experience and encourages learners to take on individual research, enabling them to be further prepared for higher-level learning.

Teaching and guidance from Musicians and Producers.

We have well-resourced studios and workshops for all disciplines.

The course includes work experience, enrichment activities and exhibitions and collaborative projects.

Career Opportunities & Further Study

Supports progression to Higher Education, Apprenticeship or employment.


Assessment of the internal and external units for this course is designed to fit the purpose and objective of the course– giving learners the opportunity to demonstrate skills developed in applied scenarios. All units are graded to encourage skills development and performance. Units are assessed using a grading scale of Distinction, Merit, Pass and Unclassified. Grading has been introduced at this level as a result of feedback from users and practitioners of the qualification.

Entry Requirements

Relevant Level 2 qualification or four GCSE at Grade 4-9, one of which should be English or Maths.

If you are a producer you will need to bring in 2 projects you have worked on previously to play and discuss how you created the tracks.

How To Apply

Use the below link to apply for the above course.