You'll learn the specialist skills and techniques to make and repair your own guitar. This practical course will give you a high level of hand skills to create your first instrument. You'll have the chance to follow your own ideas and interests to create a guitar of your own style.
- Working with wood
- Use and maintenance of tools
- Understanding technical drawings and mark out to develop your designs.
Your tutor will give you feedback throughout the course.
You'll need a short interview with a tutor to check the course is right for you.
There is a fee to cover some of the small items you'll use on the course, but you'll need to purchase and bring in most of your own materials. Your tutor will advise on this. You may also want to buy your own tools to practise at home - talk to your tutor for more information.
You could re-enrol on the course to get more experience and develop your project further. We also run more advanced courses you could take to learn new skills.
All courses run subject to demand and the content listed here should be used as a guide only. Course content may vary according to a range of factors such as course duration, campus, teaching staff and requirements from awarding bodies. Check our course and fee guidelines for further details.
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Musical Instrument Making and Repair