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Music with Audition Preparation

Course Code(s):  5M2011
QQI Award Code:  5M2011 Music
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Castlebar College of Further Education

Castlebar College of Further Education


 
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Course overview

Course Code 5M2011
QQI Award Code 5M2011 Music
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

If you love music, this is the course for you! Packed with interesting modules which explore the wonderful world of music, this course is designed to nurture musicians and singers of every level - from the complete novice to the more experienced musician.

Students are given the opportunity to avail of the college recording studio and those who wish, might even publish their own compositions. The course enables student sot follow the practical side of performance, and also has a proven track record of many students who have successfully progressed on to third-level programmes.

What will you Study?

Music Theory and Practice 5N1849
Music Industry Studies 5N1458
Personal Effectiveness 5N1390
Work Experience 5N1356
Music Performance 5N1301
Ethnomusicology 5N1443
Radio Programme Production 5N1379
Musicianship
Vocal Performance
Important Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands. Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

Progression to CAO Courses

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EPAMX 5M2011

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