South Thames College

Music Performance and Production University of the Arts London Diploma - Level 2


Explore your skills and expertise as a musician, performer and artist and gain some technical rehearsal skills using various performance and production equipment. You'll play gigs, rehearse, develop musicianship skills and start to think about the sound mix at live events to help develop and demonstrate your practical abilities. You'll develop your skills in working with students and fellow artists and performers and start to pick up what it takes to get into the music industry. You'll even start working on your own blog and performance portfolio to help share with the industry, the skills you are gaining.


Written and practical assignments including performances, composition and technical tasks.

Entry Requirements

Three GCSEs at grade D or grade 3 or above OR a relevant Level 1 qualification plus English and maths assessed by us to be at an appropriate level. For the music pathway, you'll also have an audition and have some basic aural assessments in order to make sure the course is a good match for you.


Small fee for music kit using a College discount to get you resources worth more than the cost. Payment is also assessed on your individual circumstances.

Next Steps

You can progress to a Level 3 music course to broaden your skills and improve your job prospects.

Important information

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Where and when
1 Year
Study mode:?
Full Time
What do I need to pay?
16-18 year olds:
£ 0
19 and older: ?
£ 0 - 2,700
Materials fees: ?
May be charged

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