Level 2 Extended Certificate in Music Industry Skills

This one year course will give you the basics in music and is a good introduction to the music industry.

Academic Year: 2023/24
Course Code: 11077
Campus: Bangor, Lisburn
Study Type: Full-Time
Education Level Further Education
Department: Music
Course Overview

This one-year course is equivalent to 2 GCSEs and will give you the basics of skills required in the music sector.  You will also be studying Essential Skills in Numeracy, Literacy and ICT if you have not achieved these at GCSE level. 

Modules may include 
  • Music Performance  
  • Exploring Music   
  • Professional Development 
  • Music Project 
  • Recording 

 You would like to take the first steps towards working in the Live or Recorded Music Industry.

How to develop music performance skills, participate in live music performances, develop music theory knowledge, record and produce your own music, work with music software. 


 The fully equipped music rehearsal rooms, bespoke recording studios, and Industry Standard Mac Resources.

Successful completion of this programme will enable you to apply to employment in the music industry, or further study on the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Music or Music Technology 

 2 GCSEs at Grade D-G, and successful outcome at audition/ interview.

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Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

We strive to ensure the description of courses on SERC's website and in publications is accurate. However, for various reasons there may be occasions when the College may need to change arrangements or be unable to deliver classes due to circumstances such as reduced funding. If there are insufficient numbers applying for a course it may not be viable to deliver the class.

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