Introduction to Music Production

Entry requirements


Course length

Equivalent to 2 days per week for 6 weeks. The course can be delivered either fully online, in our iMac suite in The Secret Warehouse or a blended mixture of both.  Online delivery is via classroom sessions delivered to you by your tutor via Zoom and Google Classroom.  1:1 tutorials either online or face to face ensure knowledge and understanding of the sessions.


Level 1 award in Music Technology

Course content

This course is a 6 week taster course covering working in the music industry, how equipment for sound and audio is used, using key sound and audio equipment and creating a simple sound or audio product.

This course is an introductory course for those who have an interest in music technology, taught by industry professionals. The course is individually tailored to focus on the skills and style of music that you are interested. Examples of skills taught include:

  • Produce beats, sound and structure musical compositions
  • Electronic music production and DJ-ing
  • Studio operations and recording technology
  • Set up and operation of equipment and software
  • Music editing and microphone use

Costs and funding

This course is fully funded through Adult Education Budget for those over 19 years unemployed or earning less than the national living wage.  Learners will progress onto a Level 2 Extended Diploma in Music Technology.

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