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MUSIC MANAGEMENT Course (Level 3)


Length:        One year Subsidiary Diploma
                     which can lead on to a one year Extended Diploma
Level:          
Level 3 (A Level equivalent)

If you have a passion for organising events, or running a record label, then this course is a perfect introduction to the world of the music industry. The course is:

  • Ideal for those who want to get into managing events, labels, artists and brands, together with marketing and promotion.
  • Focused on gaining an insight into the recording and live sectors of the music industry. Creative industries in the UK are out-performing almost all other areas of the UK economy and now support over 1.7 million jobs.
  • Based around real-world projects with opportunities to organise events, run labels and create digital businesses, plus opportunities to work at festivals.
  • Taught by music industry specialists.
  • Assessed via project work, rather than exams, leading to nationally-recognised RSL qualifications.
  • Ideal for young people aged 16+ looking to work for businesses and organisations in the UK music and event industries, from record labels, venues and festivals to music magazines and retail.
  • Designed to give you more than music management - you will also gain valuable job skills and life skills.
  • Taught by music industry professionals in Birmingham, Bristol, Lincoln, London (Kilburn), Manchester, Norwich and York.
  • Graded ‘Good’ by Ofsted in 2016.
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WHAT WILL I DO?
INDUSTRY OPPORTUNITIES
WHAT QUALIFICATIONS WILL I GET?
WHAT DO I NEED TO DO THE COURSE?
HOW LONG IS IT?
WHAT CAN I DO AFTERWARDS?
WHAT MAY IT COST ME?
WHAT DO OTHERS SAY?
REASONS TO CHOOSE US

A great alternative to sixth form or college
We offer an exciting and practical alternative where you can shine in an inspiring environment.

Making you feel at home
Our students feel at home with us because it’s a welcoming, creative place. Here you can be yourself.

Courses to suit you
If music or media is your passion, we’ve got a course to suit you from beginners to advanced. And what’s more, there are no formal entry requirements or exams*.
*Students doing English/Maths GCSEs, or Functional Skills, will be assessed by exams

A high-quality education
The college was rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted in 2013 and ‘Outstanding’ by the Independent Schools Inspectorate in December 2014.

Boosting your creativity and confidence
We encourage you to think outside the box. Tutors and guests with industry experience will be on hand to help you.

Letting you get out and do it!
You can organise and take part in events from gigs in local venues to club nights, exhibitions and festivals.

Getting your hands on great kit
You’ll learn in a dedicated centre that’s set up for creating and producing music, media and theatre.

Succeed and move on up
You can progress on to degree courses, or directly into the creative industries or other employment. Our Level 3 courses carry UCAS points for progression to university.

Follow in the footsteps of...
Ex-students such as Ed Sheeran, Rita Ora, Jess Glynne, Tom Flynn, Laura Welsh... to name but a few.

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Birmingham

Access to Music Birmingham is located at Heath Mill Studios in the heart of the city’s creative quarter in Digbeth. The college caters for music students from across the West Midlands.


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Bristol

Access to Music Bristol is our centre covering Bristol, Bath and the South West. The college is located to the south east of the city centre in a professional rehearsal and recording studio.


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Lincoln

Access to Music Lincoln is our centre serving the East Midlands. The college is located in the heart of the cathedral city.


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London (Kilburn)

Access to Music has teamed up with ICMP in Kilburn to offer Music Performance courses in North West London. We offer our full range of courses at Access to Music London in Stratford.


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Manchester

Access to Music Manchester is our prestigious new centre serving the North West. The college is located in the heart of the city and offers state-of-the-art music facilities.


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Norwich

Access to Music Norwich caters for students from across East Anglia. The college is located at Epic on Magdalen Street, close to the city centre.


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York

Access to Music York is well located for students from across North Yorkshire. The college is located just to the north of the historic city centre.


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MUSIC MANAGEMENT Course (Level 3)


Length:        One year Subsidiary Diploma
                     which can lead on to a one year Extended Diploma
Level:          
Level 3 (A Level equivalent)

If you have a passion for organising events, or running a record label, then this course is a perfect introduction to the world of the music industry. The course is:

  • Ideal for those who want to get into managing events, labels, artists and brands, together with marketing and promotion.
  • Focused on gaining an insight into the recording and live sectors of the music industry. Creative industries in the UK are out-performing almost all other areas of the UK economy and now support over 1.7 million jobs.
  • Based around real-world projects with opportunities to organise events, run labels and create digital businesses, plus opportunities to work at festivals.
  • Taught by music industry specialists.
  • Assessed via project work, rather than exams, leading to nationally-recognised RSL qualifications.
  • Ideal for young people aged 16+ looking to work for businesses and organisations in the UK music and event industries, from record labels, venues and festivals to music magazines and retail.
  • Designed to give you more than music management - you will also gain valuable job skills and life skills.
  • Taught by music industry professionals in Birmingham, Bristol, Lincoln, London (Kilburn), Manchester, Norwich and York.
  • Graded ‘Good’ by Ofsted in 2016.
WHAT WILL I DO? INDUSTRY OPPORTUNITIES WHAT QUALIFICATIONS WILL I GET? WHAT DO I NEED TO DO THE COURSE? HOW LONG IS IT? WHAT CAN I DO AFTERWARDS? WHAT MAY IT COST ME? WHAT DO OTHERS SAY?
Centres
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Birmingham

Access to Music Birmingham is located at Heath Mill Studios in the heart of the city’s creative quarter in Digbeth. The college caters for music students from across the West Midlands.


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Bristol

Access to Music Bristol is our centre covering Bristol, Bath and the South West. The college is located to the south east of the city centre in a professional rehearsal and recording studio.


Array
Lincoln

Access to Music Lincoln is our centre serving the East Midlands. The college is located in the heart of the cathedral city.


Array
London (Kilburn)

Access to Music has teamed up with ICMP in Kilburn to offer Music Performance courses in North West London. We offer our full range of courses at Access to Music London in Stratford.


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Manchester

Access to Music Manchester is our prestigious new centre serving the North West. The college is located in the heart of the city and offers state-of-the-art music facilities.


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Norwich

Access to Music Norwich caters for students from across East Anglia. The college is located at Epic on Magdalen Street, close to the city centre.


Array
York

Access to Music York is well located for students from across North Yorkshire. The college is located just to the north of the historic city centre.