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Who is the course for

This course is for those who wish to continue to develop a career as a music technologist. An interest in sound and a love of music of all styles are pre-requisites of this course.

Course Content

The course is made up of the following units:

  • Listening skills for musicians
  • Musical sequencing
  • The functional music keyboard
  • The sound and music industry
  • Sound creation and manipulation
  • Audio engineering
  • Special subject investigation.

Study Methods

The aim is provide a good theoretical and practical understanding of music technology. This includes sound creation, sampling, music sequencing, recording techniques and sound operations.

You will collaborate with others to create (at least) an albums’ worth of material over the two years.

In addition to College attendance, students must be prepared to commit at least five hours study time per week.

How is the course assessed

Each unit is assessed through practical assignments and project work. You will be expected to be self-reflective and able to evaluate and critique your work and others.

A good level of written work is expected as you will need to produce word processed reports and evaluations.

More Information

For further information, please contact our Information, Advice and Guidance team on 01895 853333 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Last updated: 29 June 2016

How to Apply

To apply for a course choose one of these methods:

  • Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
  • Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to:

Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.

When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Hayes Campus: Course Starting Mon 05 September 2016

Starts: 05/09/2016

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Hayes Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00