UAL Level 2 Diploma in Music Performance and Production (Performance Pathway)

UAL Level 2 Diploma in Music Performance and Production (Performance Pathway)

Subject Area: Music

Course Overview

This study programme allows you to explore various elements of music. It is made up of units which include performance, rehearsal, musicianship, recorded music and planning a music event. You will be expected to study approximately 16 hours in College as well as completing self-directed private study.

This study programme is aimed at students who want to develop their musical knowledge as well as their playing and performance skills. You will be advised about the progression opportunities available to you and prepare for this. 

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  • Start Date: Sep, 2018
  • Attendance: Full-time
  • Duration: 1 Year
  • Course Code: DMM92F0

Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs at grade D (grade 3) including English Language/Level 1 functional skills English, interview and suitable reference.

Course Highlights

The level 2 Diploma in Music provides an excellent opportunity to broaden your musical knowledge and the music business. You will also develop your playing skills through both practical and academic study. This course will give you the foundations from which to develop yourself as a practicing musician, as well as teaching you the skills you need to study music at a higher level. Ska, rock, reggae, metal, we cater for all tastes on this diverse course. 

Next Steps

80% of Level 2 music students progressed on to the Level 3 Music Performance course with 10% going on to study Music Technology and 10% going into employment.

Tuition Costs

No tuition fees are payable for students aged 16 – 18 on 31 August 2018.

For all students aged 19+ please contact 

Details regarding fee remission and Advanced Learner Loans can be found at 

Steven Wells - RSL Level 2 Diploma in Music Performance

The Level 2 course taught me a lot, it really prepared me for progression on to Level 3 and has made me much more interested in the music industry.