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Music Performance

Course Code(s):  5M2001
QQI Award Code: 
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Dunboyne College of Further Education

Dunboyne College of Further Education


 
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Course overview

Course Code 5M2001
QQI Award Code
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This course is aimed at developing a musician's ability in the areas of performance and musical awareness and to further enhance his/her skills through music technology and computer applications. This course provides students with hands-on experience, training and in the various aspects of the music industry.

Live performances and studio recordings are an integral part of the course, which is designed for musicians, songwriters and producers. Through continued commitment to rehearsal students develop the discipline that is required to work in the music industry. Students present, produce and perform in a number of live performances as part of their course work. These offer an ideal environment in which each student can put into use, the knowledge and skills gained while on the course.

What will you Study?

Music Performance 5N1301
Communications 5N0690
Work Experience 5N1356
Music Theory and Practice 5N1849
Interview and audition based
Music Industry Studies 5N1458
Sound Engineering
Music Technology 5N1640
Radio Production
Web Authoring 5N1910
Maths
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.

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