The West Coast Trades Academy and MAINZ has developed a programme to provide students with an understanding of the music, production and broadcasting industry. Students will have the opportunity for hands on and self directed study to gain skills and knowledge in entry level audio engineering, broadcasting and live sound. After this one year programme students will have an understanding of what areas they wish to pursue and can further their training with MAINZ programmes in music, audio engineering, live sound and event management, DJ and electronic music production or enter employment in the industry.
This programme offers students the ability to achieve a vocational pathways award in creative industries.
|Credits:||20 to 24|
|Duration:||This is a 1 year programme|
|Timetable:||Residential block courses|
What you learn:
- Apply a range of learning techniques to further study in: music, audio engineering, live sound, event management, broadcasting and electronic music production
- Understand and be aware of the pathways from education towards employment in the music and entertainment industries
- Sound technician
- Radio presenter
- Professional musician
- Production assistant
- Event production
Further study options:
- Certificate in Contemporary Music Performance (Level 4) MAINZ
- Certificate in Live Sound and Event Production (Level 4) MAINZ
- Certificate in Arts and Media (Level 4) NMIT
- Diploma in Music and Event Management (Level 5) MAINZ
- Diploma in Contemporary Music Performance (Level 5) MAINZ
- Check out the 2018 Programme PDF Guide here!
- Talk to your school Trades Academy co-ordinator or careers advisor