Skip to content ↓

BTEC Music

The Pearson BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate is the equivalent to 1 A Level and consists of three mandatory units plus one optional unit. The course is a combination of practical and written assignments/tasks and internal/external assessment.  Students can choose their optional units to suit their individual performance skills.

Enrichment Opportunities:

  • Opportunities to see live performances

  • Opportunities to work with professional performers

  • Opportunities to perform to live audiences

  • Opportunities to travel to London, Paris or New York

Why study Music?  You will enjoy this course if you:

  • Have a passion for performing

  • Want to study in brand new, purpose built Performing Arts facilities

  • Want to work in the Music industry

  • Want to progress to Higher Education in Music

Strong Subject Combinations
English Language
English Literature

Possible Further Study and Degree Courses
Music Technology
Performing Arts
(Musical) Theatre Studies